Festuca Glauca 'Intense Blue' (2 Litre)
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Festuca Glauca 'Intense Blue' is a striking ornamental grass prized for its intensely blue-gray foliage. As one of the bluest of the blue fescues, it forms compact, dome-shaped tufts, creating a vibrant visual appeal in gardens. This hardy, low-growing grass adds texture and contrast, making it ideal for borders, rock gardens, and containers. Its resilience combined with its unique color makes it a favorite among garden enthusiasts.
Why We Like It
- Rich blue-gray foliage offers a unique and vibrant color contrast in gardens.
- Compact growth habit is perfect for adding texture to smaller spaces.
- Drought-tolerant nature makes it a low-maintenance option.
What to Know
- Best grown in full sun to maintain its intense blue hue.
- Prefers well-draining soil, especially important to avoid wet conditions in winter.
- Watering needs are modest; once established, it can tolerate periods of drought.
- Can be pruned in late winter or early spring to remove old foliage and encourage fresh growth.
- Generally pest and disease-free, making it an easy-care plant.
- Intense blue-gray.
- 'Intense Blue' produces delicate greenish-brown flower spikes in early to mid-summer, typically around June to July.
Eventual Height and Spread
- Height: 20-30 centimeters.
- Spread: 20-30 centimeters.