St. Augustine grass (Stenotaohrum secundatum) is a dense, green or blue-green turf grass most comfortable in subtropical climates like those in the Mediterranean and the Gulf of Mexico. It also grows in the mid-south states of Tennessee and North Carolina.
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A freelance writer, Judy Wolfe has owned Prose for the Pros, a freelance writing business, since 2006. She's been an inveterate traveler since 1961 and draws on her travel experiences to provide articles for such websites as Chincoteague Island Vacations and Berlin Dude. Wolfe holds a Bachelor of Arts in literature from California State University at Pomona.