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Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'

Blue Fescue

This popular variety forms attractive clumps of compact, evergreen, steel-blue foliage. Slender flower spikes appear in June. The most heat tolerant fescue, but looks best in cool weather. Needs well-drained soil.

Exposure:

Sun, Part Sun

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Height:

8-12 Inches

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Spread:

6-8 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Characteristics & Attributes for Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'

Attributes
Evergreen
Drought Tolerant
Disease Resistant
Compact Size
Winter Interest
Attractive Foliage
Low Maintenance
Heat Tolerant
Flower Color
Ivory
Foliage Color
Blue
Best Usage
Mass Planting
Edging
Border or Bed
Rock Garden
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Good Drainage
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Growth Rate
Medium
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