Festuca glauca 'Elijah'
Common Name: Blue Fescue
Category: Grasses & Bamboos
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Has interesting foliage, Good for a rock garden, Provides winter colour
|Hardiness: Hardy||Height: 0.30 m (30 cm)|
|Sun/Shade: Full sun||Spread: 0.30 m (30 cm)|
|Foliage Type: Evergreen|
|Foliage Colour: Blue/Green|
Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Sandy/Light or Chalky/Alkaline
Soil Moisture: Dry, well drained
This evergreen, perennial grass has striking blue leaves. Festuca glauca ‘Elijah’ is slow growing and capable of growing in poor, shallow soil. This would make Festuca glauca ‘Elijah’ a good choice for a rock garden, providing a contrast to the traditional rock garden plants.
The flowers spikes of this plant are bluish-green and produced in summer.
Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'