Festuca 'Cool as Ice' produces clumps of fine blue-green foliage whose blue intensifies as the season progresses.
'Cool as Ice' produces clumps of fine blue-green foliage whose blue intensifies as the season progresses. On the West Coast Festuca should be planted in hot dry spots with thin soils. Avoid rich soils. Also great in containers.
Common Name: Blue Fescue
Family: Poaceae (The Grass Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-8
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Blue
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Poor, well-drained, shallow soils from low to high elevation.
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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