Will Buffalo Grass Grow in East Texas?

Drought-tolerant buffalograss (Buchloe dactyloides) grows well with no water other than rainfall across most of Texas, including East Texas' Red River, Marion, Walker, Madison, Leon, Grimes and Anderson Counties. It suffers, however, in the acidic, sandy soils prevalent through most other East Texas counties.

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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.