Festuca rubra
Plants Of The Southwest

Festuca rubra

Creeping Red Fescue

Creeping Red Fescue is a native to Eurasia. A beautiful cool season turf grass. Very shade tolerant. Can grow to 2.5 ft. tall. Needs water at least 3 times a week. Good soil helps as does regular fertilizing. Plant (and feed) in spring or fall. Seeding rate: 5lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft.



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