Turfgrass Selection Chart

Meyer Emerald Centipede 419 Celebration
Condition Zoysia Zoysia   Bermuda Bermuda
Sunlight(1) Full to Shade Full to Shade Full to Partial Full Full to Partial
Drought Tolerance Good Good Fair Good Good
Fertilizer Needs Medium Medium Low High High
Wear Tolerance Good Good Poor Excellent Excellent
Cold Tolerance Excellent Good Fair Good Good
Soil pH 5.5-7.0 5.5-7.0 5.5-7.0 5.5-7.0 5.5-7.0
Maintenance Medium Medium Low High High
Mowing Height 3/4 to 2 inches 3/4 to 2 inches 1 to 2 inches 3/4 to 1.5 inches 3/4 to 1.5 inches
Leaf Texture Medium Fine Medium Fine Medium
  1. Sunlight: Full = at least 8 hours of sunlight; Partial = at least 6 hours of sunlight; Shade = at least 4 hours of sunlight