Sapphire Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideal for residential and commercial lawns, it has performance as good as any other buffalo turf, with the added benefit of fine texture. It grows quickly across the ground, providing quick recovery from wear and tear. It has excellent winter colour, and a deep root system. It will tolerate 40-70% shade. When Sapphire Soft Leaf Buffalo turf is mature, it's leaves tend to fold back giving it a much finer appearance.
Although Sapphire is soft textured, it does not depend on fine leaves for its fine texture. Unlike other fine-leaved buffalo grasses, it does not have thatch problems, shallow roots or poor wear characteristics. It is not slow growing, instead it quickly recovers from the wear and tear of high traffic situations.
Sapphire soft Leaf Buffalo turf is the only fine textured, high performance buffalo turf in the world. Sapphire is generally a mow and grow grass, with little other maintenance required. It is excellent at competing with weeds once established.