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Guidelines Irrigating Establishment
Maintenance Guidelines

EMPIRE is the first Zoysia to demonstrate improved tolerance to brown patch as compared to Meyer Zoysia in side-by-side plantings. Additionally, EMPIRE is highly tolerant of most herbicides making it easier to control weeds during production and for the end user. 

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Irrigating Newly Installed Empire

Proper watering upon installation is essential to successful establishment. New installations are often uneven and care should be taken not to scalp high spots.
Use a transplant-friendly regimen that will help reduce shock and minimize disease. 

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Post Establishment

Established EMPIRE exhibits drought tolerance due to improved plant genetics and growth characteristics.

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