Another fescue which is fast to establish, extremely drought tolerant, Sheep's fescue germinates at cool temperatures and has a low nitrogen requirement. It is also very quick to recover from grazing. It has a high wear tolerance and is therefore a useful species in equestrian mixes.
DESCRIPTION: Densly tufted plant
LEAF BLADE: Stiff, fine grey or bluish-green leaves
FLOWERING HEAD: Branched heads