Creeping Red Fescue

June 28, 2017

Creeping red fescue (festuca rubra L. subsp. rubra s.l.) is a hardy, cool-season turf grass that grows vigorously. It is found worldwide and can tolerate many habitats and climates. It is persistent, has good drought and heat tolerance, stands up well under low fertility conditions and has good winter hardiness. In southern climates it is well suited as a shade grass.