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Small Fescue

Festuca microstachys
As low as $46.97
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PG-VUMI
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Growing Region:
Sun/Shade:
Full Sun
Germination Rate:

Quick

Height:

1' - 2.5'

Uses:

Water Conservation
Dryland
Native
Wildfire Resistant
Erosion Control

Water:
Low Water
Native to US:

Yes

Life Form:

Annual

Product Specifications:

Seeding Rate: 0.25 lbs. / 1000ft²

9 lbs. / Acre

Scientific Name: Festuca microstachys

Small fescue, also known as pacific fescue or three weeks fescue, is an annual grasslike herb native to western North America, particularly to California. It is often found in disturbed or recently burned, open, sandy regions at elevations up to 5,000 feet. Small fescue is also found in the Yellow Pine Forest, in foothill woodlands, chaparral, and valley grasslands.

Host plant: common ringlet, sandhill skipper, Sonora skipper, Madron skipper, Sierra skipper, Lindsey’s skipper, and Nevada skipper

Produced by Hedgerow Farms



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