According to Cynodon dactylon, cynodon transvaalensis has more durable and finer tissue structure. It develops faster. Less greenish.It grows in all kinds of land. It develops well in airy, well-drained soils. It doesn't need shadow. Requires frequent formatting. The leaves turn yellow under 5 ºC.
Relatively more resistant to sea winds. Cynodon transvaalensis is the grass of hot spots.