Photo Courtesy of Creek Hill Nursery

Festuca x Cool as Ice (Tall Fescue)

Dense tufts of fine, low-growing, blue-gray blades form a compact mound, with upright flower plumes of light green with a purple tinge appearing in the summer. The leaves retain their colour all season. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early spring to mid-summer
0.75-1.5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Heat tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Low Moisture
Patent Info PP27651