Why is the Grass Greener on the Other Side? Because it’s TifTuf.
Fantastic colour retention and spring green up makes TifTuf the ideal turf variety to suit Australian conditions.
TifTuf Hybrid Bermuda is known as couch here in Australia but is unlike any couch you have seen before.
This amazing grass greens up earlier in the spring and stays green later in autumn than other Bermuda grass varieties.
A key characteristic particularly important for this time of year is winter colour.
TifTuf is a warm-season variety and will go into a certain level of dormancy throughout the winter months. It has shown that it holds substantially more colour as the temperatures cool than other couch varieties. It also greens up much faster than other varieties coming into Spring. Combine this with its superior drought resistance and durability, and you truly have the ideal lawn for Australian conditions.
Why is TifTuf greener?
TifTuf produces greater amounts of gibberellic acid than all other Bermuda varieties.
Increased gibberellic acid production results in TifTuf having superior stimulation of photosynthesis. This greatly assists in its winter colour retention as well as the plants ability to have increased photosynthesis. That simply means it has a greater ability to absorb sunlight. In simple terms, this means that it needs 50% less sunlight than all other Bermuda’s.
TifTuf Hybrid Bermuda is the product of almost 25 years of research and development. The research was conducted at the University of Georgia, one of the world’s leading turf grass breeders.
It has been hand selected out of almost 30,000 different Bermuda varieties, showing superior qualities in drought tolerance, shade tolerance, wear tolerance and winter colour. It does all this while maintaining excellent turf quality.
Having been studied for over 20 years in the US, with results during comparison trials showing TifTuf with overwhelmingly positive results.
If you are interested in TifTuf for your home call us on 4464 2033 for more information or to arrange a site visit to see it for yourself.
For information on caring for your lawn visit our Lawn Care Page.
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I would just like to thank you and particularly Jed and Jamie who worked their butts off today, and have done a fantastic job turfing our front lawn. Your whole operation is totally professional and we could not be more pleased with the end result. Thanks again.
- Tony & Kay, Sutherland
I just want to thank yourself and Marcus for everything and to the guys that did the job, they were fantastic and did a great job.
- Melinda, Renwick
Thank you for your help in the installation of our new turf – I am really happy with it and amazed at what a difference it has made to the backyard. Your company made everything so very easy, I will certainly be recommending you. If ever I need turf laid again Turfco will be the first company I turn to.
- Margarethe, Shellharbour
Just a quick note to thank your guy for a great install - we had the perfect weather for laying (rained all day !!!) Looking a treat and I'll be in touch for more just as soon as this lot is established.
- Michael, Tallong
Just a quick message to say a big thank you to the driver who delivered the Turf on Saturday. He placed the turf in positions that made it easier for our guys to lay the turf. Thanks again.
- Ann, Surf Beach
Thank you Marcus & Joe for such excellent customer service. Marcus gave us good advice on what turf to use and had no problems coming to offer his advice a second time to help us keep to our budget. Joe and his team were polite, friendly and efficient and did a terrific job on our very large backyard. It looks amazing. We've mowed it twice now and it looks like it has been there forever.
Our lawn is looking great, I'm really happy with it; I never thought I would be a lawn person but turns out I am!
- Mick, West Wollongong
On behalf of our club I wish to pass onto yourself and Turfco are sincere thanks for your generosity with the recent supply of turf to Ray Robinson oval. This has assisted our club immensely with the upkeep and preseason preparation to our ground. Again we say thanks. We appreciate your support.
- Fernhill Soccer Club
Just wanted to thank you for the great product excellent service and the most professional experience we have had so far with our renovation. Josh and Joe were fantastic. Please feel free to use us as a referee to other potential clients, they won't regret it.
- Victoria & Gary, Illawarra
Thanks Marcus! I have to say you and your team are one of the most professional trades I have come across and the lawn looks great!
- Belinda, Greenhills Beach
Fantastic , I bought it online Wednesday and it was delivered to my door on Friday, doesn't get any better than that. Thanks
- Warwick, Goulburn
Hi Marcus & Jed, thanks again for your work, we really love our lawn!
- Gary, Berry
We were very very happy with the service we received, everyone we were involved with were courteous, polite and professional. Would definitely use your company again in the future.
- Karen, Mt Pleasant
Product arrived with good grass growth and a nice root mass. Please pass on my thanks to your team.
- John, Jim's Mowing, Kiama
Hi Marcus , just to let you know that the boys and yourself are a credit to your company. Their work ethics are second to none. Thank you.
- Mark, Lake Conjola
Thank you for a quick and professional job at our school.
- Mark, Warilla High School
Thank you so much for your professionalism and attention to detail with the supply and installation of our Sir Walter at our newly built house. It has totally transformed the look of our home and has provided the finishing touch it so desperately needed.
- Tim McGoldrick, South Nowra
Nathan, Josh and Brendon were a delight to deal with and did a fantastic job.
- Patrick, Illawong
The boys who laid the lawn were AWESOME . .. very polite , worked hard and more than helpful with instructions for care.
- Bronwyn, Vincentia
The new lawn looks great! Thank you very much the boys did a top job.
- Matt, Wollongong
Both Marcus & Joe are very professional and know exactly what they are doing; their friendly personalities and workmanship makes them a credit to your company.
- James, South Coast NSW
Just like to say a big thanks to Marcus Josh and Jed, all very professional, courteous with nothing being a problem, a job well done and another happy customer,will not hesitate to recommend you guys.
- Kevin and Florence Handford, Port Kembla
Thank you for the great job your guy did on Wednesday. I recommend you guys to everyone. Thanks heaps!
- Mick, Lake Heights
Joe, Scott and the team did a great job yesterday and despite having all four seasons during the afternoon, we smashed the turf laying records and got the job done.
- Jeff, Kangaroo Valley
Jed and his buddy are wonderful. You guys are a real credit to Turfco.
- Robyn, Greenwell Point
Thanks very much for the photos! The area is looking excellent - a huge improvement on the original !! I appreciate all your team's efforts and hopefully we'll be able to successfully maintain the turf until it is well established!
- Lile, Keiraville
Turfco did an amazing job at my place and now I want to repeat it!
- Reece, Hyams Beach
These guys were awesome! Nothing was too much to ask, Thanks guys
- Susan, Tapitallee