Seed Swaps

Blue grass    

It has some seedlings in the path as well now.

This planting is in the 1. Path bed garden .


Latest Milestone Transplanted

Quantity: 2

Plant Blue fescue Festuca ovina glauca 118


Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 9.75 inches (25.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.39 inches (1.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Elijah's Blue normally grows to a max height of 5.85 inches (that's 15.0 cm metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has partial sun light, which is a great match for Blue fescue 'Elijah's Blue'.

Your garden has combination soil: try to position in a loam soil for the best result.

Try to apply water fairly sparingly.

A soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.8 is ideal for Blue fescue 'Elijah's Blue' as it does best in acidic to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.

More information about Blue grass is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Blue grass Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived



Would you like to add a comment? Sign up for a free account, or log in if you're already a member.