There are a few types of grass in Texas, the most common being Bermuda and St. Augustine.
Each of these warm-season grasses
St. Augustine Grass:
St. Augustine is a dark green grass with broad, flat blades. It spreads by above ground stolons, commonly known as “runners”, and forms a dense layer. This grass is common in Texas and offers a variety of benefits to home owners especially in areas with partial and full shade. It does not produce any rhizomes and the stolons can grow to be several feet long and root at the nodes. St. Augustine is a warm season grass and it is mainly found in the southern United States.
Watering Instructions for St. Augustine:
When watering your St. Augustine grass be sure to set sprayer zones for 30 minutes, and rotor zones for 45 minutes. These settings should yield about ½ inch to ¾ on an inch of water, per watering cycle, which is ideal for St. Augustine. For an already well-maintained lawn, two to three times per week is ideal. During the hot summer
The runners seen in Bermuda grass are the most commonly recognized feature of Bermuda grass. Bermuda is an invasive grass and for that reason, it is great for repairing bare and thin spots. It is one of the very few grasses that self repairs. This grass is a perennial (grows yearly) grass, it has a very rich green tone, it can grow well in hot temperatures and it is extremely drought resistant. Bermuda grass reproduces by seeds or stems and can go dormant within a week of cooler temperatures. Bermuda grass
Watering Instructions for Bermuda:
When watering your Bermuda grass be sure to set sprayer zones for 35 minutes each, and rotor zones for 50 minutes and this should produce about a ¾ inch to 1 inch of water per watering. A sprinkler system with proper pressure and reach should be able to get the job done in the time listed above. For an already well-maintained,
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