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Zeon Zoysia

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Zeon Zoysia Overview

Zeon® Zoysia is a barefoot grass, that is soft to the touch and developed to provide a superior fine-bladed Zoysia. Its remarkable shade performance, low thatch production and improved traffic tolerance make it an ideal grass for home lawns, commercial installations and golf courses. Zeon’s extensive root system produces a thick, compact turf in a wide range of soil types. 

Barefoot Friendly

Traffic Tolerant

Great In The Shade

Dense and Hearty

Uses Less Fertilizer

Zeon Zoysia is only available as blue tag certified sod. This assurance of quality is provided by each state’s certifying agency where it is produced. 

Zeon Zoysia grass is a warm-season grass known for its exceptional qualities and popularity in the landscaping industry. It is a fine-textured, dense grass that exhibits excellent visual appeal and performs well in various environments.

Zeon Zoysia is characterized by its vibrant green color, drought tolerance, and ability to thrive in both sun and shade. It has a slow growth rate, which means it requires less frequent mowing and maintenance compared to other grass varieties. 

Zeon Zoysia also exhibits good tolerance to foot traffic and recovers well from wear and tear. Its ability to establish a dense root system helps in preventing weed intrusion, making it a low-maintenance choice for homeowners and professionals alike. Overall, Zeon Zoysia grass offers an attractive, resilient, and easy-to-care-for option for those seeking a visually appealing and durable lawn.

Benefits of a Zeon® Zoysia Lawn

  • Exceptional shade and drought tolerance.
  • High traffic tolerance. 
  • Easy lawn maintenance.
    • Low fertility requirements. 
    • Low mowing frequency.  
  • Deep green color for exceptional visual appeal. 

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Frequently Asked Questions About Zeon Zoysia

- At what height should I mow Zeon Zoysia?

When maintained at 1-2″ Zeon has the feel of a Bermudagrass. When applied on a golf course fairway, Zeon can be maintained as low as 3/8″ mowing height. Zeon is easily maintained using a standard rotary type lawnmower. 

- How often should I mow my Zeon Zoysia lawn?

Zeon Zoysia has a slow growth rate compared to other grass varieties. It typically requires mowing every 7-14 days during the growing season. However, the frequency may vary depending on factors such as rainfall, temperature, and desired lawn height.

- Is Zeon Zoysia suitable for shady areas?

Yes, Zeon Zoysia has good shade tolerance and can adapt well to partially shaded areas. It can thrive in locations with 4-6 hours of direct sunlight per day.

- Can Zeon Zoysia withstand foot traffic?

Yes, Zeon Zoysia has good wear tolerance and can handle moderate foot traffic. It recovers quickly from wear and tear and maintains its dense growth habit.

- Does Zeon Zoysia require a lot of maintenance?

Compared to other grass varieties, Zeon Zoysia has lower maintenance requirements. It has a slow growth rate, reducing the frequency of mowing. It also requires less water and fertilizer compared to some other warm-season grasses. However, routine maintenance tasks such as mowing, watering, fertilizing, and occasional aeration are still necessary to keep the lawn healthy and attractive.

- Can Zeon Zoysia be used for sports fields or golf courses?

Yes, Zeon Zoysia is suitable for sports fields and golf courses. Its wear tolerance, recovery ability, and attractive appearance make it a popular choice for such applications.

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If you would like to learn more about or purchase Zeon® Zoysia sod, contact our Certified Turfgrass Professionals at 770-832-8608 or


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