Gulf Kist Sod

Gulk Kist Sod


Here at Gulf Kist Sod we take great pride in providing premium grade "A" sod for the Central and South Florida Areas. We specialize in "Classic" St. Augustine, "Floratam" St. Augustine, and Zoysia. If you need sod for areas other than Central and South Florida contact Woerner Turf™. Contact Gulk Kist Sod at sod@gulfkist.com or (800) 536-3674. Also, follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

"Classic" St. Augustine

Classic St Augustine

  • More Cold Tolerant
  • Performs well in the shade
  • More Drought Tolerant
  • Low/Medium Profile-Dwarf
  • Better Disease and Insect Tolerant
  • More dense root system
  • Prettier Green-stays green longer
  • More Adaptable
  • Respnds to fertilization well
  • More superior quality
  • Medium to dark green color
  • Very dense substainable root structure
  • Can be mowed 2 to 4 inches
  • Can be mowed 5 to 10 days
  • Newly planted sod should be watered daily and soaked to a depth of 3 inches
  • Good heat tolerance

 

"Floratam" St. Augustine

Floratam St Agustine

  • Does well in moderate to full sunlight
  • Used in residential, commercial, and industrial landscapes
  • Has a wider blade than Classic
  • Grown in muck-base bottom
  • Grown in fumigated soil
  • Medium to dark green color
  • Very dense substainable root structure
  • Can be mowed 2 to 4 inches
  • Can be mowed 5 to 7 days
  • Native of the Gulf Coast Region
  • Tolerates a relatively wide range of soil types
  • Good recuperation qualities and fairly wear resistant.
  • PH Tolerance 5.0 to 8.5
  • Coarse blade structure

 

Zoysia

  • May be used on residential lawns and common areas
  • Lush, luxurious texture and look of a Norhtern-type, barefoot lawn grass
  • Can easily replace St. Augustine in residential lawns
  • Deep, beautiful green color
  • Significantly fewer seed heads than Meyer Zoysia
  • Shade tolerant for hard to landscape areas
  • Fairly salt tolerant for less than ideal irrigation situations
  • Fairly drought tolerant
  • High traffic tolerance
  • Easy to maintain
  • Tolerates most herbicide applications
  • Can be mowed with a high-speed rotary or reel mower
  • Fast growth rate than other Zoysia grasses
  • Chinch Bug resistant