Ornamental Grass - Blue Fescue, Festuca ovina var. glauca
This variety of Fescue grow in upright tufts rather than spreading like lawn grass. Produces silvery blue mounds of fine leaves that make an attractive addition to any garden or that can be used alone in low maintenance landscapes.
Widely adapted, blue fescue will tolerate poor soil, dry conditions, low fertility and salt air, but will thrive in garden situations. Attractive as specimen plants surrounded by wood chip mulch.
Planting time - Early spring or indoors 6-8 weeks earlier.
Height - 18 to 24 inches
Germinates in - 10 to 15 days
Sowing Depth - 1/8 inch
Row spacing - 12 inches
Seed spacing - 4-6 inches
Thinning - when plants are 2-4 inches tall thin to 12 inches apart.
Net weight 200 MG (Estimated 240 seeds)