See also: Zoysia
After Carl von Zoys zu Laubach, Austrian botanist.
zoysia (plural zoysias)
- Any of a genus (Zoysia) of creeping perennial grasses of southern Asia and New Zealand having fine wiry leaves and including some suitable for lawn grasses, especially in warm regions.
1957 August 1, Popular Mechanics, volume 108, number 2, page 220:
- In areas farther north, zoysias will live but will not spread. Zoysias need bright, hot sunlight.