Difference between revisions of "Festuca idahoensis 'Siskiyou Blue'"

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<h3>'''Species Name:''' ''Festuca idahoensis'' 'Siskyiou Blue'<br>
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'''Common Name:''' Siskiyou Blue Idaho fescue<br></h3>
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:Striking when mass planted. Selected for chalky blue foliage. Striking contrast for woodland garden. Easy to grow!! Drought tolerant once established.
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:'''Plant Family:''' Poaceae
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:'''Plant Type:''' Grass (cool season)
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:'''Height by Width:''' 1' H x 1-2' W
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Tufted bunchgrass
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Summer-dormant
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun to part shade
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining, rocky and acidic
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to moderate
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 15 degrees F
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:'''Flower Season:''' Spring
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:'''Flower Color:''' Produces seed head
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not listed
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:'''Distribution:''' Selected for use in the garden
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Dry openings in woods and rocky slopes below 5,000'
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:'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
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:'''History'''<br>
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:'''Other Names'''<br>
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:'''Links'''<br>

Revision as of 04:24, 22 July 2009

Festuca idahoensis 'Siskiyou Blue'
Festuca idahoensis 'Siskiyou Blue'
Festuca idahoensis 'Siskiyou Blue'

Species Name: Festuca idahoensis 'Siskyiou Blue'
Common Name: Siskiyou Blue Idaho fescue

Striking when mass planted. Selected for chalky blue foliage. Striking contrast for woodland garden. Easy to grow!! Drought tolerant once established.

Plant Family: Poaceae
Plant Type: Grass (cool season)
Height by Width: 1' H x 1-2' W
Growth Habit: Tufted bunchgrass
Deciduous/Evergreen: Summer-dormant
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Soil Preference: Well-draining, rocky and acidic
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: Produces seed head
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden
Natural Habitat: Dry openings in woods and rocky slopes below 5,000'

Songbird iconA.jpg Oak iconA.jpg Butterfly iconA.jpg Clay iconA.jpg Slope iconA.jpg Container iconA.jpg


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links