Looking for an economical all-rounder? Then Eureka Kikuyu is your choice of lawn. Eureka Premium grows twice as fast as normal Kikuyu for rapid recovery. A proven performer in most Australian climates, Eureka Kikuyu is a vigorous grower that stands up to a wide range of conditions.
However because of it rapid growth properties Kikuyu is a high maintenance lawn requiring more mowing, watering and FERTILIZING, sometimes being a bit over friendly with your garden and pavers. If you love spending time in your garden each weekend mowing and maintaining this is a good lawn for you.
Eureka Premium Kikuyu is perfect for those larger projects. Eureka is a premium lawn that has a bigger list of attributes than ordinary male sterile or dwarf Kikuyu’s. As it has a better rhizomous base it is fast repairing, even growth and stays green longer than other Kikuyu varieties.
- Medium-coarse bright green leaves
- Reasonable cold weather tolerance
- Good resistance to wear and recovery is rapid, twice as quick as normal Kikuyu
- Maintains even colour year round in warm climates Maintains growth and colour into autumn and early winter
Kikuyu was founded in East Africa and is FAVOURED for its quick establishment and growth rate. This lawn grows faster than any other lawn grass and as a result is most suited to large open expanses, sports fields etc., where mowing, invasion of gardens or shade is not an issue. It is a sun lover but will not thrive in the shade.
Kikuyu Premium has very high Mowing requirements
Eureka Kikuyu is also a great solution for planting out larger areas and erosion control, given the rapid aggressive spread of its runners in favourable conditions. Its tolerance of water logged soils can also make it the best choice for transpiration areas.
Eureka Kikuyu spreads by its vigorous growth from stolons and rhizomes and is a coarse textured grass with a high growth rate. It grows both on top and underneath the ground poping up in new areas. The leaves are approximately 4 – 5mm wide and 25 – 40mm long and are yellow – green in colour. Good for home lawns, racecourses, parks and reserves, golf tees and fairways.
Premium Eureka has twice the rapid growing ABILITY of other Kikuyu’s. Preferring a sunny aspect, Eureka Kikuyu is a dense, rapid growing lawn. Its vigorous growth habit allows it to repair very quickly if damaged and is able to establish a strong, deep root base to help it stand up to the hottest summer days.
Eureka Kikuyu enjoys a long growing season and with regular mowing will hold a good tight growth mat. It holds its colour well into winter. It will brown off when frost affected but bounces back with full vigour in spring.
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With every Eureka Kikuyu purchase, no matter how big or small, you will be issued with a Lawn Solutions Australia Certificate of Authenticity. This certificate is your guarantee that you are receiving genuine Eureka Kikuyu. As a member of the Lawn Solutions Australia house of brands, your purchase of Eureka Kikuyu will also be covered by our nationwide guarantee. Contact your accredited Lawn Solutions Australia supplier now to find out how quickly you can enjoy a brand new Eureka Kikuyu Lawn.