Aumann’s Building & Garden Supplies stocks instant turf from Melbourne based company HG Turf. Aumann’s stocks four varieties of instant turf, all suitable for Melbourne based homes.
King’s Pride Buffalo – $9.50 per roll
Kings Pride is one of the most popular instant turf varieties around in Melbourne. This soft-leaf buffalo grass stays greener for longer, is extremely soft underfoot, and is one of the most hard wearing lawns you can get.
Superior shade tolerance
Can be mown to very low levels
Low seed-head production
Kikuyu 23/10/18 – $9.50 per roll
Kikuyu is a self-sufficient, very drought-tolerant lawn. Kikuyu is known for being an ‘aggressive lawn’ that will self repair if damaged. It is commonly found in parks, schools and home lawns and is the ideal choice with dogs around.
Hardy and self-repairing
Thrives in hot, dry conditions
Deep root and runner system
Tall Fescue – Currently Not Available as of 23/10/18 – $9.50 per roll
Tall Fescue is a blend of two turf types. It’s a hardy variety of turf with a deep root system and a broad leaf blade. It stays extremely green during the winter months but is not a ‘big fan’ of long summer days without constant water. It is known for its emerald green colour and ‘soft to the touch’ feel.
Premium dark green lawn
Requires summer watering
Green all year round
Santa Ana Couch – Currently Not Available as of 23/10/18 – $9.50 per roll
Santa Ana thrives in full sun and has the best drought tolerance of all our lawn varieties. It is commonly found on nature strips and golf courses. It has a fine textured grass blade and is best maintained at a low mowing height.