Festuca (fescue) is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the grass family,
Poaceae (subfamily Pooideae). They are evergreen or herbaceous perennial
Festuca are notable ornamental (and cultivated pasture) grasses with densely
tufted, evergreen foliage in shades ranging from chalky blue to deep green.
Culture. Easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun.
Tolerates light shade, but best foliage color is in full sun. Tolerant of drought and
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Festuca L. Show All Show Tabs fescue. Image of Festuca ...
Festuca Elijah's Blue - Common name:Blue Fescue - Soft powdery blue sea
urchins on land. Festuca Elijah's Blue has excellent color retention all season
Blue Festuca Grass. Festuca ovina glauca. Colors vivid in sun -- does well in
poor soil A handsome and different ground cover. Grows in grassy, tuft-like
Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' (Elijah Blue Fescue) - A cool-season grass. An
evergreen clumping, soft silver-blue grass to 8 to 10 inches tall. Plant in moist ...
Festuca 'Siskiyou Blue' (Siskiyou Blue Fescue) - A long living cool season bunch
grass with tight clumps of narrow chalky-blue foliage 12 to 18 inches tall by ...
Beyond Blue™ Festuca. Festuca glauca 'Casca11'. Intense, powder blue foliage.
Color stays bright throughout the season without browning. Bloom/Feature.
Festuca mairei. Atlas Fescue USDA 5. This long-lived evergreen clumping grass
is one of my go-to grasses for making meadows in a Mediterranean climate.