A popular warm season turf with a light to mid green leaf colour. It has a medium texture and is used for various situations including home lawns, sporting fields. The Kikuyu Grass natural habitat is in elevated areas particularly in soils of volcanic origin.
Kikuyu establishes quickly providing a dense coverage reducing the possibility of weed infestation. It has low fertilizer requirements and greens up rapidly. It has very vigorous growth and requires frequent mowing, and tends to be invasive of other grasses and gardens.