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Tall Fescue

Festuca Arundinacea

A cool-seasoned turf grass with a wide range of adaptability.


Requires watering only in the absence of rainfall and should be kept at a mowing height of 3 to 4 inches.


Suitable for northern and southern transition regions with a very good heat and cold tolerance.


  • Medium-green
  • Bunch growth habit
  • Pointed leaf tip
  • Coarse leaf texture
  • No prominent midrib


  • Limited capacity for self-repair
  • 4.7-8.5 soil pH tolerance
  • Good wear tolerance
  • Very good shade tolerance
  • Excellent drought tolerance