Todd Layt – Founder of Ozbreed
NO FUSS . FUNCTIONAL . RELIABLE
Ozbreed is an environmental plant and turf breeding company that has been established since 2002, specialising in no fuss, functional and reliable landscape gardening plants and turf.
At Ozbreed, we focus on bringing you innovative plants and turf that are bred for performance. The breeding and development of our products have been significant and testing vigorous. Before we put our products on the market, we want to make sure they are at a high standard. Ozbreed plants are revolutionising gardens and the landscape industry by providing a full line of drought tolerant, low maintenance plants that can be used in many situations.
Ozbreeds turf selection is truly one you can rely on. We have identified, tested and developed improved warm season turf. Ozbreed turf varieties are leading the way in the industry and are readily adopted by landscapers, councils, architects, golf course superintendents – anyone who values superior aesthetics and functionality of reduced water and maintenance needs in their landscapes. Nara Native Turf is a great demonstration of Ozbreeds commitment to improved turf, it’s the first all purpose Native Turf available after 10 years of breeding.
There are over 90 wholesale nurseries and over 90 turf companies Australia wide growing Ozbreed products.
About our Environmental Commitments
Ozbreed uses natural breeding to produce new varieties. The process mimics nature. Most plants have been bred by choosing a better plant from large batches of seedlings. Many of these new plants will not produce viable seed. E.g. TANIKA® has never produced a viable seed. Plants like LITTLE JESS™ will rarely produce a viable seed, but if they do the seedlings will revert back to natural forms, making these plants an environmentally safe choice. The great thing about using these types of plants is that the design will not only look much better, but the performance of the landscape will be greatly enhanced, all without compromising any environmental factors.
Not only does Ozbreed employ environmental breeding, we try our best to be…continue reading