Made in the Shade: Tips for Maintaining Turf in Shaded Areas

While we all love acres of uninterrupted, lush turfgrass, it is inevitable that man or Mother Nature will interfere with that plan. Buildings, trees and other objects are eventually going to cast shadows (literal and figurative) on your turf dreams. So how do you handle growing and maintaining turfgrass in shady areas? Here are three […]

By |January 16th, 2019|General, JaMur Zoysia, L1F Zoysia, TifGrand Certified Bermuda, TifTuf bermuda, Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on Made in the Shade: Tips for Maintaining Turf in Shaded Areas

All I Want for Christmas is…. Turf?

Okay, so maybe no one wrote to Santa to ask for a bermudagrass lawn this year, BUT that doesn’t mean they won’t be asking for it at spring green-up. You can bet that when their neighbors’ lawns are beginning to look plush and full, the guys buried in an acre of clover and dandelion will […]

By |December 19th, 2018|JaMur Zoysia, L1F Zoysia, TifGrand Certified Bermuda, TifTuf bermuda, TIFTUF™, Turf Care, Turf Maintenance, Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on All I Want for Christmas is…. Turf?

Take a Hole-by-Hole Tour of Bluejack National!

This past March, veteran golfer Andy Johnson (with The Fried Egg) posted a lengthy review of his recent trip to BlueJack National, Tiger Woods’ first American-designed golf course, located just outside Houston, TX. Johnson not only describes each hole in detail, with insider advice, but he also posts several photos of each gorgeously manicured hole. […]

By |May 31st, 2017|L1F Zoysia, Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on Take a Hole-by-Hole Tour of Bluejack National!

Zeon and L1F Help Take Bluejack National to #1!

It’s official — Bluejack National, Tiger Woods’ first American-designed golf course, located just outside Houston, TX, has been named the #1 Best New Private Course (for 2016) by both Golf Digest and Golf Magazine! On all surfaces except for the putting greens, the course is planted with two varieties of zoysiagrass — Zeon Zoysia on […]

By |March 29th, 2017|L1F Zoysia, Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on Zeon and L1F Help Take Bluejack National to #1!

An Exciting New, Low-Maintenance Alternative to Bermuda and Bentgrass on Golf Greens — L1F Zoysia

Earlier this year, the tee-to-greens performance and quality of L1F Zoysia were touted in a press release for Bladerunner Farms, the variety’s developer. While most golf course superintendents have heard about fairway-quality zoysiagrasses such as Zeon Zoysia, L1F is one of the first commercially available zoysias ideally suited for the low height of cut and […]

By |June 26th, 2015|L1F Zoysia|Comments Off on An Exciting New, Low-Maintenance Alternative to Bermuda and Bentgrass on Golf Greens — L1F Zoysia

Tiger Woods Plants Zeon and L1F Zoysiagrass at His First American Golf Course

Except for TifEagle putting greens, all the playing surfaces at Bluejack National — the first Tiger Woods-designed golf course in the United States — will be grassed with Zeon Zoysia and L1F Zoysiagrass, two of The Turfgrass Group’s premier varieties. An article published online by Club and Resort Business details the reasoning behind the grass […]

By |June 15th, 2015|L1F Zoysia, Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on Tiger Woods Plants Zeon and L1F Zoysiagrass at His First American Golf Course

From High School to the Big Leagues: Zoysiagrass for Sports Turf

“I think zoysia is going to be the grass of the future for sports fields because of the low cost of maintenance, especially in high schools, because school budgets are cut. If we can have less maintenance costs, we can put that money into education,” says Richard Mendez, the former sports turf manager at South […]

By |June 4th, 2015|L1F Zoysia, Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on From High School to the Big Leagues: Zoysiagrass for Sports Turf

L1F Zoysia to be Available in Hawaii by 2016

An article in Turf magazine last summer announced that L1F Zoysia sprigs had been released from quarantine and testing by the Hawaiian Department of Agriculture to be planted and grown by licensed producer Hawaiian Turfgrass. The company expects to have adequate supplies of the grass by next year and is taking reservations for inventory.

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By |May 25th, 2015|L1F Zoysia|Comments Off on L1F Zoysia to be Available in Hawaii by 2016

Tiger Woods Video Explains the Choice of L1F Zoysia for Bluejack National

“The selection of grass that we’ve gone with is L1F Zoysia. We chose that because it’s a very tight-knit zoysia that not only has a great color and luster to it, but also it has a phenomenal playing surface. It tees the ball up very nicely, and it creates a surface that it is easy […]

By |April 3rd, 2015|L1F Zoysia|6 Comments

Tiger Woods™ Golf Course Grassed with 4.2 Million Square Feet of Zeon and L1F Zoysiagrass Sod

The December 2014 e-newsletter of Turfgrass Producers International revealed an interesting statistic regarding Bluejack National, the first Tiger Woods-designed golf course in the U.S. Scheduled to open this fall, the course is being grassed with 520 truckloads — or 4.2 million square feet — of sod. With the exception of the TifEagle bermudagrass greens, the […]

By |April 1st, 2015|L1F Zoysia|6 Comments