Shop our selection of South Florida, Grass Seed in the Outdoors Department at The Home Depot.
Florida is famous for its hot, sub-tropical climate, and the best grass species for the region can survive the temperatures, moisture and marshy soil with a high .
Cool-season grasses: Tall Fescue (Festuca arundinacea). Tall fescue will tolerate a wide range of soil conditions, but like most turfgrasses grows best with a soil pH between 5.5 and 6.5. Turf-type tall fescue can only be used in shady areas in North Florida as full areas are too hot for fescue to survive.
Our Top 5 Picks for Best Grass for Florida. Zenith Zoysia Grass Seed. Palmetto St. Augustine Grass Plugs. TifBlair Centipede Grass Seed. Johnathan Green Full Sun Grass Seed Mixture. Scotts Turf Builder Bermuda Grass Seed Mix.
Bermuda grass grows rapidly in all types of soil, producing seeds, runners and rhizomes. However, like many types of Florida grass, it is sensitive to cold .