El Toro Zoysia

El Toro offers the best of both warm and cool season grasses. El Toro is a medium coarse texture grass without seed heads it forms carpet-like turf. El Toro will withstand heavy foot traffic and grows rapidly in hot temperatures. El Toro is resistant to most diseases, will grow in most soil types, requires less water and fewer mowings than other grasses. During winter dormancy, El Toro can be overseeded to provide a green lawn. El Toro is both shade and drought tolerant.

 

Zoysiagrass Maintenance Calendar 

*Months in bold indicate best months for practice.

Watering - April, May, June, July, August, September, October

Mowing - April, May, June, July, August, September, October

Fertilization - May, June, July, August, September

Liming - February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December

Aeration - April, May, June, July, August, September

Dethatching - April, May, June, July, August

Sodding - February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October

 

Weed Control

Preemergence-Crabgrass - January, February, March, April

Postemergence-Broadleaf - March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November

Postemergence-Grasses/Sedges - April, May, June, July, August

Postemergence-Winter Annuals - November, December