Prestige Darkest Green Buffalo

Prestige Buffalo grass is the right choice if you desire the darkest green lawn.

Its the next generation buffalo grass which has amazing shade tolerance and maintains its lush dark green colour throughout Winter.

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  • Darkest green buffalo grass all year
  • Very soft
  • Broad leaf
  • Grows very densely
  • Amazing Winter colour


  • Very strong and durable
  • High shade tolerance
  • Recovers well and fast after damage
  • High level of weed resistance
  • Low thatching
  • Great for kids and pets

Climatic performance

  • Grows in most parts of Australia
  • Performs very well in humid and hot conditions
  • Handles cold weather very well
  • Good drought tolerance

Environmental benefits

  • Uses less water
  • Requires less herbicide


  • Cut to 3.5cm-4.5cm in sun, or 5cm-6cm in shade
  • Mow every 7-10 days in warmer months and every 3-6 weeks in colder months
  • Fertiliser is recommended twice a year: once in early April and once in September
  • Prestige Darkest Green Buffalo is very drought tolerant once it has established fully. However, like all plants it still needs water.
Wear ToleranceMedium-high
Drought Tolerance6.5/10
Cold ToleranceHigh
Shade Tolerance - low wear70%
Shade Tolerance - high wear50%
Salt ToleranceMedium
Maintenance LevelsLow
Mowing RequiredMedium
Seed Head LevelsLow
Leaf TextureBroad
Winter Colour8/10
Soil TypeMost
Where It Works BestNSW, QLD, VIC, ACT
Prestige Darkest Green Buffalo Yearly Lawn Care Plan 251021 CT Lawns Turf