TifTuf™ Bermuda is the newest “Tif” release from the world-renowned University of Georgia breeding program. After two decades of rigorous testing, TifTuf proved superior drought resistance, maintaining quality and color while using 38% less water than other varieties. TifTuf’s growth allows for faster establishment and quicker recovery compared to other Bermudas. Recommended for residential, commercial and golf applications, it features an attractive bright green color with faster spring green-up and late fall color retention.
Fine leaf blade; bright green during growing season, warm brown in dormancy; good fall color
Medium; better than other Bermudas
- Superior drought resistance
- Requires 38% less water
- High traffic tolerance
- Low fertility requirements
- Low mowing frequency
- pH 6.0–6.5
- Full sun to partial shade
- Cold hardy
- Golf — Fairways, tees and roughs
- Sports — Medium- to high-end athletic fields
- Landscape — Home lawns, commercial properties
TifTuf offers superior drought resistance, maintaining quality and color while using 38% less water than other varieties. General recommendations call for 1″ of water from rain or irrigation per week, depending on soil conditions and climate, although TifTuf may thrive without irrigation once established. Visit the resources page to view or click here to view or download our watering guide.