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Blue Fescue

Festuca glauca

Also known as

Grey fescue, Fescue

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Blue Fescue Overview

This species will produce clumps of grey-blue flowers. It will grow to a height and spread of 30cm and it is ideal for ground cover.

How to propagate Blue Fescue

Seed

Seed in spring or autumn.

Division

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

Other uses of Blue Fescue

Walls, rock garden, ground cover.

Deer Resistant Plants

Although never fully deer proof - they are less likely to eat these.

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Achillea filipendulina

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Coastal Locations - Top 20 Plants

Hardy and delightful, these plants will cope with the salt laden winds a coastal garden experiences.

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