Empire turfgrass is a zoysia grass that is versatile and easy to maintain. With an ability to grow in a variety of soil and climate conditions, this turfgrass is a favorite among specifiers, landscapers, golf course designers, sports turf managers, and homeowners. Compared to other zoysia grasses, Empire exhibits improved tolerance to brown patch. Being highly tolerant to most herbicides, Empire makes it easier to control weeds, both during production and for the end-user.

Characteristics:

  • Emerald green color
  • Soft texture
  • Wide blade
  • Easy maintenance
  • Chinch bug resistant
  • Moderate shade tolerance
  • Tolerant to most herbicides

Uses:

  • Commercial and residential landscapes
  • Golf tee boxes