Festuca glauca

Blue Fescue

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    Commonly known as the Blue Fescue, Festuca glauca is a species of grass known for its blue-grey foliage. This perennial is a clump-forming ornamental grass that houses light green to purple flowers in summer; however this plant is sought after for its foliage as the flowers are insignificant in comparison. Festuca glauca is ideal for landscaping; best when mass planted. It can also be used as a border along paths, as a ground cover and in rockeries. This grass is very hardy and long lived; it will tolerate drought and frost. Position Festuca glauca in an area of full sun to part shade, with well draining soils. Festuca glauca requires low maintenance. It can be pruned annually to remove spent seed heads to encourage new growth. Keep soil moist during hotter periods. Festuca glauca can grow to a height and width of 30 centimetres.
    Common Name Blue Fescue
    Plant Type Evergreen, Grasses, Outdoor, Perennial, Shrub, Strappy Leaf, Vertical Gardens
    Range No
    Dimensions 30cm high x 30cm wide
    Sunlight Full Sun, Part Sun
    Bird/Wildlife Attracting No
    Flower Colour Green, Purple
    Foliage Colour Blue, Green, Grey, Silver
    Flowering Season Summer
    Botanical Genus Festuca
    Botanical Species glauca
    Flower Type Panicles
    Foliage Type Strappy
    Width 30 cm
    Height 30 cm

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Festuca glauca

Blue Fescue

Availability: In stock

Festuca glauca
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