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Blue fescue 'Select'

Festuca ovina glauca

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'Select' is a Blue fescue variety in the Fescue genus with a scientific name of Festuca ovina glauca. A type of Grass, it mainly grows as a Perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Select is known for its Grass habit and growing to a height of approximately 15.0 cm (5.85 inches).

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Select have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Select

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Select likes a position of partial sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Select is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Select are Zone 4 and Zone 9. Try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 6.1 and 7.8 as Select likes to be in weakly acidic soil - weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Select from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 1.62 feet (50.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.39 inches (1.0 cm).

Transplanting Select

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Select is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Select