Our lawns serve as our public parks today, private green space where we can take respite and rejuvenate within the environs of our home.
Fine fescues have earned a reputation as a widely adaptable, high quality solution for professional turf. When water savings, less inputs and ecological concerns are factors, look to Oregon fine fescue seed for results. Oregon-grown fine fescues; the sustainable turf grass solution.
Fine fescues thrive on sandy, well-drained soils. They respond to irrigation when needed, but are persistent under drought conditions. Fescue grass is naturally salt tolerant.
Fine Fescues have degrees of disease and insect resistance. Fine fescue care doesn’t require a pesticide, as most insects do not seem to do any damage.
The trend of establishing infrequently mowed grass stands, often referred to as naturalized grass stands or native areas, has been steadily growing over the last two decades.
Fine FescueThe Environmentally Friendly Turfgrass for Home Lawns, Parks and Golf Courses.
Capable of close mowing heights, from greens height to rough-cut, or naturalized no-mow application.
Mixing with other grases
Performs well when used in cool season grass seed blends.
Fine fescue grass is a cool season grass adapted from the transition zone in the USA north into Canada.
Fine fescue grass is eco friendly as it requires little maintenance - less water & fertilization.
Fine fescue is the most shade tolerant of all cool-season grasses.
Fine Fescues have narrow leaf blades that interact well with other grass species.
All of the advanced research, quality production practices, careful cleaning, purity and germination testing plus timely delivery are part of each and every seed.
Lawns in cool areas with plenty of shade will benefit from a turf sown with fine fescue. Fine fescue is often part of a grass mixture to create a northern shade tolerant grass that has low moisture and fertilizer needs. The grass stays green all year long in most regions and is drought tolerant.Learn more
Why Fine Fescues
Ongoing lawn maintenance can be quick and easy and the reward is a beautiful, environmentally-friendly setting for outdoor activities.
Lawn revitalization projects offer higher returns than many other home improvement projects, including kitchen remodels and deck additions.
The five fine fescues common in turf systems have key differences. Classification can help turf managers capitalize on each grass’s strengths.