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Strong Creeping Red Fescue Grass Seed (Festuca Rubra Rubra)


Why Buy this product?

  • Perennial, persistent, tufted, mat forming, fine fescue grass (loose-dense tufts)
  • Creeping grass that produces long creeping rhizomes 
  • Heavily used in sports, lawn/landscaping, meadow and turf grass seed mixtures. Fantastic to use on new banking/slopes to bind and stabilise the soil surface
  • Similar to Slender Creeping Red Fescue but forms more vigorous, longer spreading rhizomes and broader leaf
  • Benefits include a fine leaf, high disease tolerance, good drought tolerance, fast establishment, clean cut, average shade tolerance, salt tolerance, good submersion tolerance etc. 
  • Disadvantages include shallow roots, high nutrient requirement, thatch production etc
  • Found naturally in the UK, native to grasslands, dunes, moors, slopes, mountains, woodlands, hedges, wasteland etc
  • Usually requires a pH of 5-7.2
  • Usually requires 10-25 degrees to germinate
  • Flowers June-July
  • 20-100cm in height


Available in 10kg and 20kg bag sizes.

Strong Creeping Red Fescue Grass Seed (Festuca Rubra Rubra)

SKU: 3211

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