CAPTIVA® ST. AUGUSTINE

Developed by the University of Florida, Captiva is a chinch bug resistant St. Augustine that requires one-third less mowing than Floratam. Captiva is a lush, dark green St. Augustine with a dense canopy and a massive root system. It has slow leaf blade growth and lateral spread, which results in a reduction of mowing requirements. Captiva has shown good-excellent shade tolerance. It features excellent pest resistance, requiring fewer chemical inputs. Captiva is an excellent choice for homeowners that want a finer textured St. Augustine lawn.

CAPTIVA® CHARACTERISTICS

  USES

  • Commercial, Sports/Parks, Home
  • Blade-width: 3 mm
  • Feel: Very Soft
  • Soils: Sand, Clay, Muck, Peat
  • Growth: Rhizomes

  COLOR

  • Color: Alpine Green
  • Fall Color Retention: Excellent
  • Spring Green Up: Excellent

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1  MAINTENANCE

  • Mower: Standard Rotary, Reel
  • Height: 2-3″
  • Weed Control: Good
  • Disease Resistance: Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1 WEAR TOLERANCE

  • Wear: Very Good
  • Injury Recovery: Very Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1 SHADE TOLERANCE

  • Shade: Very Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1  DROUGHT TOLERANCE

  • Drought: Very Good
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CAPTIVA® ST. AUGUSTINE

Developed by the University of Florida, Captiva is a chinch bug resistant St. Augustine that requires one-third less mowing than Floratam . Captiva is a lush, dark green St. Augustine with a dense canopy and a massive root system. It has slow leaf blade growth and lateral spread, which results in a reduction of mowing requirements. Captiva has shown good-excellent shade tolerance. It features excellent pest resistance, requiring fewer chemical inputs. Captiva is an excellent choice for homeowners that want a finer textured St. Augustine lawn.

CAPTIVA® CHARACTERISTICS

  USES

  • Commercial, Sports/Parks, Home
  • Blade-width: 3 mm
  • Feel: Very Soft
  • Soils: Sand, Clay, Muck, Peat
  • Growth: Rhizomes

  COLOR

  • Color: Alpine Green
  • Fall Color Retention: Excellent
  • Spring Green Up: Excellent

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1  MAINTENANCE

  • Mower: Standard Rotary, Reel
  • Height: 2-3″
  • Weed Control: Good
  • Disease Resistance: Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1 WEAR TOLERANCE

  • Wear: Very Good
  • Injury Recovery: Very Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1 SHADE TOLERANCE

  • Shade: Very Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1  DROUGHT TOLERANCE

  • Drought: Very Good

CAPTIVA® MAINTENANCE

Mowing Frequency

Height: 2-3 inches

Fertilization Frequency

1-0-1 Spring
1-0-2 Fall

Watering Frequency

1 inch per week

Disease Resistance

Very Resistant

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