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Star System Turf Review
The star system has been created to help rate each Buffalo Grass variety in different categories. Read on below to find out more about the categories:
Shade Tolerance: This indicates how well a variety works in shade.
Wear Tolerance: The variety's ability to withstand wear.
Water Usage: This lets you know how waterwise a turf type is.
Maintenance Levels: The amount of mowing and labour needed to look after a lawn. The more stars, the less lawn maintenance needed.
Winter Colour: The more stars for this category means better green colour in winter.
Aesthetics: The beauty of the Buffalo Grass variety. This includes the texture and leaf size.
Purchase Cost: How much a variety costs. The more stars, the better the value.
Softness Rating: More stars means a softer touching lawn turf.
Allergy Rating: If there are lots of stars in this category, that means the turf is better for people with allergies.
Sponginess Rating: A low rating in this category entails a more spongy feeling lawn.
General Toughness Rating: This includes the Buffalo turf type's reliability, disease tolerance, herbicide and pesticide tolerance, ability to transplant easily etc.
Overall Rating: This is the rating of the turf overall, each section is considered in this rating.