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Astrid Gaiser Garden Design, LLC
Very drought-tolerant, low maintenance, and year-round beautiful garden
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Blue Fescue (Festuca glauca) Native to Central and Southern
Blue Fescue (Festuca glauca) Blue fescue is the ornamental grass solution for gardeners seeking a
Botanical name: Festuca glauca Common names: Common blue fescue; blue fescueUSDA zones: 4 to 8 (find your zone)Water requirement: Drought tolerant;
Blue Fescue(Festuca glauca) Native to Central and Southern EuropePlanted between rocks, massed or in containers, blue fescue looks best in full
The most popular of all blue grasses, common blue fescue (Festuca glauca), zones 4-9, is made for the smaller garden. It punches above its weight, bringing
ELIJAH BLUE FESCUE - CLOSE UP OF COLOR
“great blue color” — Christopher Perkowitz-Colvard
Samuel H. Williamson Associates
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Blue fescue is beautifully used in this meadow planting.
to mass blue fescue, place the plants 10 inches or so; complete
Distinguishing traits. Blue fescue is relatively compact, forming a dense, rounded mound of blue-gray foliage. I like to think of blue fescue as modular — it looks
looks great as a single specimen or massed in a field. Blue fescue blooms, though somewhat insignificantly, in summer; golden inflorescences add height and
stiffer structure. When other grasses fade to a soft golden hue in fall, blue fescue keeps its soft blue color.Popular cultivars include 'Elijah Blue', 'Blausilber'
Blue fescue in around water scapes
“Fescue” — otapia
Zeterre Landscape Architecture
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Contemporary/Modern Designs
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The grass is called a No-Mow Red Fescue. It is a great alternative to traditional ground covers and provides a
Hybrid Madrone trees and No-Mow Red Fescue grass
moist environments, tall fescue” “Tall fescue (Festuca
Tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea, zones 2 to 7). Although
Tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea, zones 2 to 7). Although it grows best in moist environments, tall fescue actually has good drought tolerance. It grows
found in low-lying pasture areas of the Pacific Northwest and South.Tall fescue should not be used in areas that require grass to be mowed to less than
“hybrid madrone or strawberry tree” — meghalomaniac
Northern Virginia Landscape Architecture and Construction
Metes & Bounds Landscape Design was established in 2004 as a landscape architecture firm dedicated to providing full-service design/build solutions for residential properties.
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Kathleen Shaeffer Design, Exterior Spaces
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Aptos Residence
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Meadow with olives & red fescue. Photo: Kathleen Shaeffer
red fescue 6-8 inches tall and a few well placed trees
California red fescue: Festuca rubra is native to California and makes an excellent lawn substitute
climate or at higher elevation, you can stretch the rules a bit and let red fescue grow long and create undulating waves 4 to 6 inches tall. A few well-placed
“Red fescue” — elasi
Margie Grace - Grace Design Associates
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Grace Design Associates
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Marnier's Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe marnieriana) Filler: April Gruen Sheep's Fescue (Festuca amethystina 'Aprilgrun')
Marnier's Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe marnieriana) Filler: April Gruen Sheep's Fescue (Festuca amethystina
Marnier's Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe marnieriana)Filler: April Gruen Sheep's Fescue (Festuca amethystina 'Aprilgrun')
“Tough but airy, these low-water-use plants have lots of movement. Thriller: Fairy Tails Feathergras” — dgabe
Huettl Landscape Architecture
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Concrete Garden steps
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blue fescue and perennials soften the steps
blue fescue and perennials between steps. Also
Here, low-growing blue fescue and perennials are planted between steps. They effectively soften the steps
Concrete steps can seem unwelcoming, but not the ones shown here. Fescue, thyme, and other low-growing plants soften their lines, and add appealing color
it in a container gardenDot it into a rock gardenHow can't you use blue fescue? Its growing tolerances mean it thrives in many different conditions, but
Plant between steps. Here, low-growing blue fescue and perennials are planted between steps. They effectively soften the steps
“Outdoors” — sherri1960
Huettl Landscape Architecture
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steel and concrete
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like the "elijah blue fescue"...'Elijah Blue' (Elijah Blue Fescue)...Elijah blue fescue...Blue Fescue Clumping Grass...CUTE fescue!!...elija blue fescue?...blue fescue grass
“Ornamental Grass” — ammmurphy
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
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Bonifield Residence
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Like the blue fescue, pea gravel and DG together
Here's a mix of decomposed granite (top) and pea gravel (bottom), separated by a line of blue fescue (Festuca
decomposed granite (top) and pea gravel (bottom), separated by a line of blue fescue (Festuca glauca).
Marty. Blue fescues...Blue fescue (Fescue glauca)...blue fescue (plant)...blue fescue (Festuca glauca)....Decomposed granite, Blue Fescue...blue fescue
“side yard” — ohokmary
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