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Festuca glauca 'Auslese'

Common Name: Blue Fescue

Plant Family: Poaceae

Festuca glauca 'Auslese'
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Price:  £6.50

Availability:  

  

WE ARE GROWING THESE ON, THEY SHOULD BE AVAILABLE SOON

Drought Tolerant:  Yes
Suggested Use:  Ground Cover or Underplanting
Planting Style:  prairie
Season of Interest:  All year round
Position/ Situation:  City gardens, small gardens
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Leaf Colour:  Blue
Height:  very low (less than 1ft)
Habit/Shape:  Clump forming
Evergreen:  Yes
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Deer & Rabbit Resistant Plants


Small, evergreen, clump-forming grass with grey-blue foliage and spikes of grey-blue flowers from May to June. Needs free drained soil in full sun. A cool season grass so divide in spring or autumn.


Mainland UK  £6 - £8.50 Bulbs/Tubers/ Bare root (UK) £4
Click and Collect FREE Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands £6 - £10
Guernsey & Jersey £20 European Union £15 - £20

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Please allow up to 7 working days for your order to be despatched. Plants are despatched Monday-Thursday (excl. Bank Holidays) 

Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


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