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Festuca rubra rubra

Creeping Red Fescue
Poaceae (Gramineae)
Turf Grasses

FESTUCA

Some of these grasses are ornamental; others are used for lawns, erosion control, or pasture. All need good drainage, can withstand dry conditions and severe frosts. Clumps can be divided in fall.

Festuca rubra rubra

Grows to 3 ft. tall as a meadow grass, or can be mowed for use as a turf grass. For lawns, is usually used in combination with rye, bent, and/or Kentucky bluegrass.

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