The Q&A Archives: About Blue Festuca

Question: Well my husband wants to plant blue festuca in an area that will not grow any grass. Full sun well drained and clay what are the chances of it taking and is it a long living perenial?
I live in Michigan

Answer: Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' is winter hardy to zone 4, grows in full sunshine, adapts to any soil type and is reliable in your gardening region. It grows 8-12 inches tall and wide. I'd give it a try!

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