EMPIRE® Zoysia is a medium-bladed, dark green zoysiagrass that is easy to maintain, soft and beautiful. It features excellent wear tolerance, requires less mowing and chemical applications, is chinch bug resistant and is immune to the SugarCane Mosaic Virus. More importantly, EMPIRE Zoysia allows the water supply to be shut off in severe periods of drought without the danger of permanently harming the lawn. EMPIRE Zoysia…one lawn…many benefits. EMPIRE is the perfect choice for southern home lawns. Ensure a beautiful, low maintenance lawn when you choose EMPIRE, the proven zoysia grass that thrives in areas where others are not well adapted.