Organic Tall Fescue Grass Seed (Festuca Arundinacea)


Why Buy this product?

  • Strongly tufted, tall perennial grass. 
  • Usually considered a broad-leaved grass, however modern amenity varieties are much finer
  • Will survive in dry conditions due to deeper roots than Ryegrass etc. Deeper rooting than most grass plants other than Cocksfoot
  • Natural types are variable (different sized plants, palatability, sometimes forms dense tussocks etc) without Rhizomes, however most modern bred varieties now have Rhizomes
  • Tolerant to dry, damp and cold areas
  • Found naturally in the UK. In roadsides, meadows, river sides, pastures, grasslands etc
  • Similar to Meadow Fescue but slightly coarser and less palatable.
  • Usually requires a pH of 5.5-6.5
  • Usually requires 20-30 degrees to germinate
  • Flowers June-August
  • 45-200cm in height


Available in 5kg, 10kg and 20kg bag sizes.

Organic Tall Fescue Grass Seed (Festuca Arundinacea)

SKU: 2212O

    Hurrells Seeds

    Beverley Road, Cranswick, Driffield 

    East Yorkshire, YO25 9PF 


    01377 271400

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