HD Sports 2.0 is plastic grown sod (PGS), Lay and Play = 1.5” thick, gives you a bullet-proof playing surface immediately after install. PGS has a tight root-mass that reinforces the sod and locks together the 100% sand-based root zone. HD Sports 2.0 PGS won’t fall apart during harvest, handling, installation and won’t fall apart during play. HD Sports 2.0 won’t fall apart period.
We sodded our parking lot with HD Sports 2.0 to see how it would hold up to a lacrosse goalie. HD Sports 2.0 is peeled off the plastic instead of cut with a reciprocating blade, it retains its strength and harvest is far less stressful to the plant. Total root harvest maintains moisture in the root zone resulting in less transplant and installation shock, and longer shelf life. Encapsulated with roots, HD Sports 2.0 has perfectly square edges giving you tighter seams. By not cutting the sod’s root system during harvest, the plant keeps all of the carbohydrate reserves stored in its root system accelerating rooting after installation.
Extremely wear and traffic tolerant, HD Sports recovers rapidly from hard play. This expertly blended turf includes the variety Hampton, or “The Root Monster”, which gives it an extremely fibrous root system for heavy-duty strength. This blend has superior genetics, giving it a remarkable advantage over turf diseases like summer patch. HD Sports 2.0 holds its dark color all year long with early spring green-up and extended fall color, excelling in both sun and shade. HD Sports blend uses superior varieties of heavy-duty Kentucky bluegrass, creating a synergy that outperforms other blends on cleated sports fields. Plastic grown sod (PGS) gives you a bullet-proof playing surface immediately after install.