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Festuca idahoensis - Idaho Fescue (Plant)

Festuca idahoensis - Idaho Fescue (Plant)


  • Festuca idahoensis - Idaho Fescue (Plant)

    Festuca idahoensis - Idaho Fescue (Plant)

    $10.00 Excl. tax

      IN-STORE PICKUP ONLY Nursery hours are Tuesday-Saturday 8:30am-4:00pm. We do not ship or deliver plants.Available in store: Check availability

      Tufted cool-season grass with soft blades that can range from green to blue-green. Grows well in sun or shade. Can remain evergreen with summer water. Grasses are host plants for skipper butterflies. Leaves are used as nesting material by birds.


      Plant Characteristics
      Species NameFestuca idahoensis
      Common NameIdaho Fescue
      Plant TypeGrass/Grass-Like
      Sun ExposureCoast-Sun, Coast-Shade, Inland-Part Sun, Inland-Shade,
      Water RequirementLow
      Soil TypeSand, fast draining
      Flower ColorNone
      Flowering MonthsJuly, August, September
      Evergreen/DeciduousSummer deciduous/dormant
      Height by Width2ft. x 2ft.
      Specialty Features
      • Butterflies/Moths
      • Songbirds
      • Erosion Control
      • Under Oaks
      • Container Plant
      • Pollinators
      • Parkways

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