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Bermuda Grass Cynodon dactylon

Phonetic Spelling
SYN-nuh-don DAK-ta-lon
Description

Bermudagrass is a warm-season turfgrass.  It is also a considered a perennial weed when found growing in locations where you do not want it.

 

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#drought tolerant#high maintenance#lawn#fast growing#perennial weed
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#drought tolerant#high maintenance#lawn#fast growing#perennial weed
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Cynodon
    Species:
    dactylon
    Family:
    Poaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Recommended Propagation Strategy:
    Division
    Root Cutting
    Seed
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Temperate and Subtropical Old World
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Perennial
    Turfgrass
    Weed
    Growth Rate:
    Rapid
    Maintenance:
    High
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Drought
    Problems:
    Weedy