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Festuca cinerea

Festuca cinerea

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

4a

USDA zone

-34°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

30cm

15cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Festuca cinerea Overview

This species will produce silvery-blue foliage, which is soft and compact. The flowers are small and dainty and are held above the foliage on thread-like stems.

How to propagate Festuca cinerea

Seed

Seed in spring or autumn.

Division

By division in autumn; however, selected forms should be propagated by division.

Other uses of Festuca cinerea

Ornamental, container, ground cover, foliage, border. Summer interest.