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Commonly known as Fescue

A valuable turf grass for livestock hay as well as an ornamental in its blue forms.

Genus of about 450 species of deciduous or evergreen, rhizomatous, often tufted perennial grasses widely distributed throughout temperate zones.

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - rhizomatous perennial grasses
  • Ornamental grasses
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - a grass grown for its blue-green or blue-grey foliage.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - temperate zones
  • Soil Conditions - Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil -

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FESTUCA glauca

FESTUCA glauca  >

Commonly known as: Blue fescue, Grey fescue.
A grass with greyish blue tussocks
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each
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Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

FESTUCA glauca 'Elijah Blue'

FESTUCA glauca 'Elijah Blue'  >

Commonly known as: Blue fescue, Grey fescue.
Striking improved blue form
individually £12.50 each, 3+ £10.00 each
Available again from August 2020 -

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