Festuca rubra
Creeping Red Fescue

Sod-forming species; used for a no-mow cover and erosion control; provides habitat for wildlife.

General Product Information:

Item Number: FESRUB01
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Habitat: Dry woods, roadsides, open ground.
Bloom Period: May to July
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 12 in
pH: 5.0 – 7.5

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Midwest: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU


Shade: Shade
Drought: Moderate
Salt: Low

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 454,000
Mix Seed Rate per Acre: Please contact customer service for seeding rate information.
Truax Seedbox: Coarse-High Rates or Fluffy-Low Rates



Price: $5.52/Lb

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