Limited Availability.Better winter colour than other Zoysia, Nara will need about 20% less mowing than Buffalo, 35% less than Couch and 55% less than Kikuyu. It is faster growing than Empire Zoysia. It is more drought tolerant and harder wearing than Buffalo in full sun, and better in shade than Couch and Kikuyu, and is also far more salt tolerant than the other lawn types. Its fine-textured leaf provides a beautiful exterior and is typically selected over the other types based on its appearance alone. The only down side to Nara Native turf like other Zoysia, is slow to root out in winter, unless you live in Queensland, or Coastal NSW. So it is simple, just do not install it in winter if you live in the southern states that get lots of frosts, or top dress it after installation in winter - Once it is established cold does not bother its survival. Growers recommend to avoid installing this grass during the following dates - from 25th April-25th August. (these dates are used as a guide only) So for one of the best lawns in Australia and the world, go native and use Nara. All orders for Palmetto, Sapphire, Empire, Nara, Santa Ana & Kenda placed before 8am Wednesday's will arrive between Friday am & Sat 12pm. All orders placed after this time will be delivered Friday the following week unless prior arrangements have been made for an alternative time of delivery. Above are our standard days for deliveries to make it easy for our customers to plan. However, we can deliver on requested days on request so please call if you have any requirements outside these delivery windows and we will do our best to arrange for you.