Santa Ana Couch

About Santa Ana Couch

Santa Ana Couch is a well-regarded turf variety, used extensively in commercial applications such as golf courses and bowling greens. Santa Ana Couch provides a high quality lawn in areas that have good sun exposure.

Technical Information

Botanical name

C.dactylon x C.transvaalensis


Best grown in full sun. Will tolerate up to 20% shade.


Mow every 7-10 days in the hot months; every 3-6 weeks in the cold months.

Mowing height: 10-20mm if grown in full sun, 20-30mm if grown in part shade.

Sharpen mower blades frequently.

Allow to grow to maximum length during the cooler months to maintain colourĀ and vigour.

Benefits of Santa Ana Couch

  • Full Sun
  • High Traffic Areas
  • Low Mow Height

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Additional Varieties


Kikuyu is a warm season coarse textured grass which is best suited to sub-tropical regions. It produces both rhizomes and stolons and prefers fertile soil and adequate moisture.

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