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Festuca valesiaca

Family: Poaceae

Common name: FESCUE

Native to: Europe

Sentiment: submission

Plant

Type: grass

Forms: clumping, erect, mounding, tufted

Max height: 1.75 feet

Max width: 1.75 feet

Flower

white/off white

Leaf

blue, green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in summer

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zones: zone 5 to -20 f, zone 6 to -10 f, zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: -20 to +30 °F

Water: moderate, regular