Blue Fescue Intense Blue Plant

SKU: 252683
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Product Description

Fantastic, evergreen blue leaves give maximum contrast in the garden. Blue-green flower spikes are borne in Summer which fade to golden brown in Autumn. A fantastic foliage addition to the garden, easy to grow.

  • Beautiful tufts of blue grass.
  • Great for planting with gravel and boulders.
  • Loves growing in a sunny position.
  • Great for container gardening.
  • Ideal for beds and borders.

Product Details

Colour of flower
Brown
Care instructions
Cut back in early Spring.
Colour of foliage
Blue
Hardiness
Survives temperatures down to -15C. Hardy in all areas of the UK even through severe Winters. If in containers may need protection during Winter.
Planting position
Plant in full sun.
Rate of growth
Average rate of growth.
RHS Award of Garden Merit
No
Soil type
Prefers well drained soil, multi-purpose compost with John Innes and general purpose fertiliser.
Watering instructions
Drought tolerant.
Latin name
Festuca glaucah 'Intense Blue'
Eventual dimensions
approx. 30cm
Plant guarantee
yes
Pot size
17cm
Deciduous
Evergreen - Retains leaves in Autumn and Winter.
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