Festuca glauca

Names

Names

Scientific: Festuca glauca

English: Blue fescue

Portuguese: Festuca

Origins

Origins

Family: Poaceae

Origin: Asia and Europe

Life Cycle: Perennial

Properties

Properties

Aroma
Medicinal
Edibility

Parts Used

Parts Used

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Scientific NameFestuca glauca
English NameBlue fescue, blue mountain grass, grey fescue.
Portuguese NameFestuca, festuca-azul, festuca azul, grama-azul.
German NameBlau-Schwingel.
FamilyPoaceae
OriginAsia and Europe
HabitatAreas with continental, Mediterranean, oceanic, subtropical, temperate and tropical climates.
Life CyclePerennial
Preferences CultivationSun exposure but can also grow in slightly shaded areas, well-drained soils. Tolerates drought and low nutrient soils.
Method of propagationDivide clumps in winter. Sow in spring.
Ornamental CharacteristicsFlowering from May to June. H: 0,2 m, ᴓ 0,2 m
Description of smells and flavorsUnknown
Properties MedicinalUnknown
Properties EdibilityNone
Properties OtherOrnamental.
Contraindications / Side Effects / CommentsUnknown
Pests and diseases & how to fight themUnknown
How and When to harvest and / or pruning and which parts used. How many cuts per year?Parts used: Ornamental. Pruning: after losing the flowers.
Can be used in intercropping ( repellent / attractive ) or is biopesticide?Unknown
Curiosity / Personal ExperiencesThis species is a beautiful ornamental plant.

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