What kind of sod and grass seed does Florida use?

The most common varieties of turf grasses planted in Florida by the seeding method are Bahia, Bermuda, carpet and centipede. The optimal time to sow warm-season grass seed in Florida is spring and summer, according to the University of Florida. St. Augustine is commonly found as sod but is rarely found in its seed form.

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Joyce Starr is a freelance writer from Florida and owns a landscaping company and garden center. She has published articles about camping in Florida, lawncare, gardening and writes for a local gardening newsletter. She shares her love and knowledge of the outdoors and nature through her writing.