Free $25 off any order of
$50 or more TODAY!
-Tap to Save-
Oops, there seems to be an error, please re-enter your email address.

Buffalo Grass Seed

Resists Heat and Drought
  • SKU: 09547
  • For each offer ordered, get 1/2 lb bag of grass seed
This item ships in both Spring & Fall
Your Garden Zone:

Buffalo Grass Seed

Grows 6 in. tall; forms a thick, rugged, blue-green mat. Rarely needs mowing. 1/2 lb. seeds 250 sq. ft.
Product Details
  • FormPerennial.
  • LightFull sun.
  • Height6 inch flowerhead.
  • Spacing1 inch deep in rows 1 inch apart.
  • Zones3 - 9.
  • FoliageBlue-green foliage.
  • Germination14 - 30 days.
  • Soil RequirementsRich, well-drained, clay soil; pH 6.0-8.5
  • Growth RateModerate growth rate.
  • Seed Count1/2 lbs. seeds 250 square feet.
  • CommentsRugged, dependable. Impossible to stop. Forms dense, blue-green mat. Takes abuse. Seldom needs mowing. Hardy native of the dry prairie states. Resists insects and most lawn diseases. Resists heat and drought. Will not survive where rain fall averages over 25 inches. Does not tolerate shade. Does well in heavy soil. Warm season type grass.
  • Botanical NameBuchloe dactyloides 'Topgun'; Family: Poaceae (Grass Family)
  • DepthPlace the seeds between 1/4-inch and 1/2-inch below the surface.
  • Days To MaturityN/A
Shipping Schedule

Shipping Schedule

Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Seeds
1A-4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A-10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

Gardeners who bought this also bought...
Item added to cart

Gurney's Blog

No-Risk Guarantee

We want you to be satisfied. If you're not happy with one of our products, we'll replace it or provide a merchandise credit for the full amount of your purchase price. All nursery stock, trees, plants, seeds and merchandise are guaranteed for one full year.