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Grass For Sale in Lake Charles, LA

The Grass Store sells and installs the best sod in Lake Charles to meet the needs of local residents and business owners.

If you are in need of grass and landscaping products, get in touch with The Grass Store. We are your Lake Charles grass provider of grass, sod, and landscaping materials.

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Types of Grass - Lake Charles, LA

Types of Grass - Lake Charles, LA

Tifway 419 Bermuda Grass - Lake Charles, LA

(Best for Lush, Green Lawn)

Lousiana Tifway 419 Bermuda grass features a fine blade (1.7mm) and is dark green in color when fertilized properly.

Commonly seen on residential homes, fairways of golf courses, and almost every athletic field imaginable, Tifway 419 Bermuda has long been the standard for bermuda grasses.

Tifway 419 Bermuda requires FULL SUN but is extremely drought tolerant and very hardy making it an increasingly popular choice for home lawns.
Compared toTiftuf Bermuda Grass, Tifway Bermuda is not quite as drought tolerant and requires more water. However, Tifway is the pick if you want a thick, green manicured lawn look that many residents in Lake Charles strive for.

Why We Love Tiftuf 419 Bermuda Grass

  1. Good Drought Tolerance
  2. Vigorous Grower
  3. Excels in Full Sun
  4. Gold Standard for Golf Courses
  5. Deep Green Color
  6. Thrives in Heat And Humidity
  7. Extremely Cold-Hardy

Tiftuf Bermuda Grass - Lake Charles, LA

(Best Drought-Tolerant Grass for Lake Charles)

Lousiana TifTuf Bermuda grass is THE standard in drought-tolerant grass. What makes Tiftuf Bermuda Grass so great for residents of Lake Charles?

TifTuf has better drought tolerance, wear tolerance, cold tolerance, and heat tolerance compared to other varieties of Bermuda Grass. Tiftuf is known for a green-up, better color retention in the fall, and better shade tolerance than similar varieties of grass.

Further, it maintains 95% more green leaf tissue during drought stress. This means when other bermuda grasses are turning brown from lack of rain and irrigation, TifTuf will always stay green on your lawn.

Over 25 years of development makes TifTuf the most researched and tested grass in Louisiana. In 2013, TifTuf Bermuda was entered into the National Turfgrass Evaluation Program (NTEP) and the results revealed that TifTuf scored the highest quality ratings in Louisiana!

What makes TifTuf Bermuda Grass truly unique from other grasses is its extreme drought tolerance and its ability to maintain it’s green color under drought conditions. It is remarkable that it can survive with no water for extended periods of time and still stay green.

Why We Love Tiftuf Bermuda Grass 

  1. Most Popular Bermuda Grass
  2. Most Drought-Tolerant Bermuda Grass
  3. Most Wear-Tolerant Bermuda Grass
  4. Most Shade-Tolerant Bermuda Grass
  5. Deep Green Color
  6. Thrives in Heat And Humidity
  7. Extremely Cold-Hardy

Celebration Bermuda Grass - Lake Charles, LA

(Best for Commercial Applications)

Louisiana Celebration Bermudagrass features a slightly larger blade (2.8mm) than Tifway 419 Bermuda and is a dark blue-green color when fertilized properly.

Celebration Bermuda requires FULL SUN, but is exceptionally drought tolerant and grows/recovers fast.

Celebration Bermuda Grass is an amazing turf grass choice for Lake Charles homeowners, contractors, golf course superintendents, and sports turf managers who want a medium-bladed Bermuda Grass.

Why We Love Celebration Bermuda Grass

  1. Excellent Drought Tolerance
  2. Aggressive Growth Recovery
  3. Most Popular Bermuda Grass for Commercial Jobs
  4. Some Shade Tolerance
  5. Striking Blue-Green Color
  6. Thrives in Heat And Humidity/Extremely Cold-Hardy

Raleigh St. Augustine Grass - Lake Chrles, LA

(#1 Selling Grass in Lake Charles)

Louisiana Raleigh St. Augustine grass has long been the standard for Lake Charles and Walker County. Thanks to its tolerance of heat, humidity and frost, Raleigh St. Augustine is our  #1 selling St. Augustine grass.

Excellent at choking out weeds, Raleigh St. Augustine Grass is SAD (St. Augustine Decline) resistant – a major plus for those looking to install a hardier grass in their lawn.

Why We Love Louisiana Raleigh St. Augustine 

  1. Most popular St. Augustine grass
  2. Dense, carpet-like texture
  3. Good shade tolerance
  4. Chokes out weeds
  5. Dark green color
  6. Tolerates heat & humidity
  7. Cold-hardy grass

Palmetto St. Augustine Grass - Lake Charles, LA

(Best Houston Shade Grass)

Louisiana Palmetto St. Augustine Grass is our #1 selling grass in Lake Charles for shaded areas.

Palmetto St. Augustine Grass is a medium-bladed cultivar known for better color and a finer textured blade than Raleigh St. Augustine Grass. A massive root system allows this grass to be more shade tolerant, drought-tolerant, and hardier than other St. Augustine varieties.

Featuring a slightly smaller blade (8-9mm) than Raleigh St. Augustine, Palmetto is a gorgeous dark emerald green color when fertilized properly.

Palmetto demonstrates more shade tolerance (min. 4 hrs of sun) and drought tolerance compared to Raleigh St Augustine. Thriving in shaded areas where other grasses fail, Palmetto St. Augustine grass is the Best Shade Grass available for Lake Charles.

Why We Love Palmetto St. Augustine 

  1. Most Shade Tolerant St. Augustine
  2. Most Shade Tolerant St. Augustine
  3. Softest Textured St. Augustine
  4. Vivid Emerald Green Color
  5. Chokes Out Weeds
  6. Tolerates heat & humidity
  7. Cold-hardy grass

Palisades Zoysia Grass - Lake Charles, LA

(Most Popular Zoysia Grass in Lake Charles)

Louisiana Palisades Zoysia is known to be a “friendly” grass due to its high density that is especially suitable for home lawns. Due to its low light requirements, Palisades Zoysia grass is an excellent choice for low-maintenance landscapes.

Developed by Texas A&M University, Palisades Zoysia is shade tolerant like a St. Augustine grass and drought tolerant like a Bermuda grass.  Louisiana Palisades Zoysia grass features a medium blade (5-7mm) and is dark green in color.

Slow growing, low fertilizer requirements, and aesthetically one of a kind, Palisades Zoysia is the #1 selling Zoysia grass in the greater Lake Charles area.

Why We Love Palisades Zoysia Grass

  1. Low maintenance for residential homes
  2. Most Popular Zoysia Grass
  3. Shade Tolerant Like St. Augustine
  4. Drought Tolerant Like Bermuda Grass
  5. Slow Growing
  6. Low Fertilizer Requirements
  7. Dark Green Color
  8. Developed for Heat & Cold Tolerance

Emerald Zoysia Grass - Lake Charles, LA

(Best Slow Growing Grass for Lake Charles)

Emerald Zoysia Grass was released in 1955 by the Georgia Agricultural Experiment Station and the USDA. Commonly referred to as the “Cadillac” of turf, over 60 years later it is still a favorite for Louisiana landscaping.

Louisiana Emerald Zoysia is a fine-bladed, extremely dense turf that is noted for its dark green color. Emerald is one of the slowest growing Zoysia grasses – which means you only need to mow every 7-10 in the growing season.

Emerald is the ideal turf for a home lawn. Other characteristics include cold tolerance, drought tolerance, shade tolerance and low fertilizer requirements.

Why We Love Louisiana Emerald Zoysia Grass

  1. Slowest Growing Zoysia Grass
  2. More Shade Tolerant Than St. Augustine
  3. Drought Tolerant Like Bermuda Grass
  4. Lowest Maintenance of any Zoysia Variety
  5. Low Fertilizer Requirements
  6. Dark Emerald Green Color
  7. Tolerates Extreme Heat & Cold

Zeon Zoysia Grass - Lake Charles, LA

(Softest grass on your feet)

Louisiana Zeon Zoysia Grass is a fast-growing, fine-bladed grass that is translucent green in color with a soft leaf texture.

Marketed as a true “barefoot lawn grass,” Zeon’s extensive root system allows it to quickly recover from drought, thrive in full sun, and have excellent shade tolerance only requiring 3 hours of direct sunlight.

Why We Love Louisiana Zeon Zoysia Grass

  1. Most Shade Tolerant of Any Variety
  2. Drought Tolerant Like Bermuda Grass
  3. Softest-Textured Fine-Bladed Zoysia Grass
  4. Most Popular Zoysia for Golf Course Fairways
  5. Low Fertilizer Requirements
  6. Translucent Green Color
  7. Does Well in Extreme Heat & Cold

Cavalier Zoysia Grass - Lake Charles, LA

(Best For Those Who Don’t Like Mowing)

Commonly used for Lake Charles homeowners that want a fine-bladed, golf course look to their yard, Louisiana Cavalier Zoysia grass features a fine blade (3-4mm) and is dark green in color.

Developed by Texas A&M University, Cavalier Zoysia is shade tolerant, drought-tolerant, slow-growing grass that was developed to stay low to the ground. Because of this feature, it requires less mowing, making this an excellent low-maintenance grass for Lake Charles homeowners.

Why We Love Louisiana Cavalier Zoysia Grass

  1. Slow Growth Requires Less Frequent Mowing
  2. More Shade Tolerant Than St. Augustine
  3. Drought Tolerant
  4. Most Insect-Resistant Zoysia
  5. Low Fertilizer Requirements
  6. Dark Green Color
  7. Excellent Heat & Cold Tolerance

Sod Installation Lake Charles, LA.

Are you looking for Sod Installation in Lake Charles? Don’t want to get your hands dirty laying sod? All you have to do is contact The Grass Store

Whether it’s a small job to multiple truckloads of grass, our sod installation crews can get the job done professionally and within your desired budget. 

Lake Charles Grass Installation: What We Do

On big jobs we carry forklifts with us if there is enough room to use them. This makes installation much faster because we can easily move the grass as needed.

If we can’t use a forklift, our team will simply wheelbarrow the grass to where it’s needed.

Either way, our grass installation is simple, seamless, and stress-free. Our job is to make sure your lawn looks perfect … no mess. 

How Much Notice Do We Need? 

Typically, we can install your grass within 3-7 days after being hired for the job. Timing will depend on the type of grass required and local availability. 

For most jobs, we will start and finish your grass installation on the same day.   

Do We Give Sod Installation Estimates In Lake Charles? 

We don’t do estimates. Most of the time the homeowner can give us measurements over the phone and give us a pretty good idea if the job is ready for us.  

This is for the benefit of our customers. We keep things as simple as possible. By not having to send someone out to give “Free” estimates allows us to not charge as much for our work. 

Ready to Buy Your Lake Charles, Louisiana Grass?

Grass is not a small purchase – it’s an investment in the future of your home or business. We treat all jobs, both big and small, with the same care, attention, and passion to ensure that our customers are completely satisfied with our services.

If you are ready to buy your grass or just have any question,

Contact us by phone at 936-588-8873 or send us a message through our Contact Form

We look forward to serving you! 

Why We Love Lake Charles, Lousiana

From it’s uniquely Cajun cuisine to a downtown full of shops and restaurants, Lake Charles is a fun place to live or visit. Great nightlife fueled by local breweries and casino resorts just adds to the fun.

Southwest Louisiana defines how to play it up on vacation. Whether you’re in for a couples retreat, girlfriend’s getaway, or family road trip, there’s much fun to be had in Lake Charles. Explore casino resorts abound with gaming galore, lazy rivers and dining experiences. Soak it up with outdoor adventure along the Creole Nature Trail and watercraft rentals. Immerse yourself in our rich culture at local museums and galleries. Party it up as you tap your feet to free live music concerts by the Lake or renowned national acts at the casino resorts. You’ll be sure to live it up in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

The city, along with the rest of Southwest Louisiana, boasts a thriving economy and offers an outstanding transportation infrastructure helps draw major companies to the region.

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