How Much Light Does Meyer Zoysia Need?

Meyer zoysiagrass grows well in partial shade, according to the Texas A&M Extension. Meyer is an improved strain of Korean or Japanese lawngrass (Zoysia japonica). It must be propagated by sod or sprigs, and once established it is cold tolerant and a very dense turf.

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