Palmetto is one of the most popular St. Augustine grasses on the market today. Customers love its soft, wide leaf blades.Palmetto St. Augustine is a joy to walk barefoot on and gives a pleasing aesthetic appearance. This variety is more tolerant to cold and heat than other St Augustines and has a dark green color that is absolutely gorgeous! It can tolerate most types of soil and works well in full sun or shade. If you want a wide bladed grass for your yard, look no further than Palmetto St. Augustine.