Festuca ovina, Variety Not Stated
Sheep Fescue, Variety Not Stated
Adds texture to landscapes; used for reclamation, banks and pastures.
General Product Information:
Item Number: FESOVI20
Species Type: Naturalized
Erosion Control & Revegetation, Grasses & Grass-like Species, Lawn & Turfgrass Sites, Woodland Openings
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A fine-leaved cool season bunchgrass; leaves roll inward.
Habitat: Open woods, dry fields, roadsides.
Bloom Period: June to July
Foliage Color: Gray-green
Height: Up to 2.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 10 in
pH: 5.5 – 7.5
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: UPL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: UPL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: UPL
Approximate seeds per lb: 530,000
Seeding Rate: Expect to apply about 25 lb per acre.
Truax Seedbox: Coarse-High Rates or Fluffy-Low Rates