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G. Festuca g. 'Elijah's Blue'


Height: 8 - 10 inches. Space: 8 - 10 inches. This small, clumping blue fescue grass produces mounds of spiky, powder-blue foliage is perfect for rock gardens, stone troughs, pots, or edging. It produces wheat-like seed heads on spiky stalks in early summer. It prefers poor quality, dry soil. Drought tolerant and deer resistant. This plant prefers full sun to part shade. The plant is grown in gallon pots. It is available for local delivery or pick up at Walnut Grove Vocational Farm located at 33600 Pearl Street Kirkland, IL 60146. Plants will be ready in May for pick up or delivery. 

(Photo(s) courtesy of Ball Horticultural Co.)