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?

Product Spotlight on Zeon Zoysiagrass

Every variety of turfgrass offers unique benefits and challenges. It is always important to choose a variety carefully, based on the season, traffic, desired appearance and other factors. One great option for zoysiagrass is Zeon.

Zeon is a low maintenance breed – it requires only one inch of water per week, and a small amount of […]

By |November 27th, 2018|General, News, Turf Care, Turf Maintenance, Uncategorized, Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on Product Spotlight on Zeon Zoysiagrass

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!

Olympic Golf Course Now the “Ultimate Golf Pilgrimage”

According to an online article posted by Golf.com last Friday (August 26) and written by Alan Shipnuck, senior writer for Sports Illustrated, the Olympic Golf Course is “a field of dreams” for the city of Rio de Janeiro, now that the 2016 Summer Olympic competitions are now over. Plans are to soon reopen the course […]

By |August 29th, 2016|Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on Olympic Golf Course Now the “Ultimate Golf Pilgrimage”

Golf Digest Presents Green Star Award for Environmental Stewardship to the Rio Olympic Golf Course

In an article posted on July 13, 2016, by Golf Digest, writer Ron Whitten discussed whether the selection of Gil Hanse as the architect for the Olympic golf course in Rio de Janeiro was fair. Deep into the story, though, was the announcement that Golf Digest has presented the Green Star Award for Environmental Stewardship […]

By |July 20th, 2016|Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on Golf Digest Presents Green Star Award for Environmental Stewardship to the Rio Olympic Golf Course

“A Gold Metal for Golf Course Architecture”

In the June 13 issue of Golfweek, Bradley S. Klein described the Olympics golf course in Rio de Janeiro as featuring a “dazzling array of windswept, half-par holes and risk/reward alternatives.” The par-71 course was designed by Gil Hanse and Amy Alcott. The 242-acre site is located practically next to the Atlantic Ocean and within […]

By |July 15th, 2016|Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on “A Gold Metal for Golf Course Architecture”

2016 Olympics Golf Course Impresses Players in Test Event

Held on March 8, 2016, the official “test event” for the golf course slated to host the 2016 Olympics golf competition in Rio de Janeiro attracted only nine Brazilian players but still earned top marks from contestants. One player described course as “an incredible venue” and “difficult, but not unfair.” She also said that course […]

By |March 21st, 2016|Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on 2016 Olympics Golf Course Impresses Players in Test Event

Tune In to the Golf Channel Tonight for the Premiere of the Golf Academy at Bluejack National

Today, Bluejack National golf club in Houston, TX, announced that tonight (January 12) the Golf Channel will air the first of four segments about the Golf Academy. Bluejack National is the first golf course in the United States designed by Tiger Woods.

Last fall, Golf Channel crews filmed the episodes on Bluejack holes #1, #2, #4 […]

By |January 12th, 2016|Zeon Zoysia|Comments Off on Tune In to the Golf Channel Tonight for the Premiere of the Golf Academy at Bluejack National