Blue Fescue

Description
Botanical Name: 
Festuca cinerea 'Elijah Blue'

Native of Europe. An icy blue color, clumping, ornamental grass with narrow fine leaves and tan colored flower spikes. Very dramatic color contrast to any landscape. Good for edging borders or mass plantings. Fast growth rate.

Plant Characteristics
Plant Category: 
Grasses
Name: 
Blue Fescue
Plant Type: 
Evergreen
Flower: 
Tan colored spikes
Mature Size: 
8" x 8"
Water: 
Moderate
Exposure:: 
Full sun, part shade
Spacing: 
4"
Soil Type: 
Clay; loam; sand; acidic; alkaline; well drained
Planting Time: 
Any season
Comments

'Elijah Blue' is one of the tougher longer-lived selections.