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Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'

Blue Fescue 'Elijah Blue' Grass

Due to the blue hue of its foliage, Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' grass is often known as blue fescue 'Elijah Blue'.  The ice-blue laves of Elijah Blue make it a great grass to use in order to create colour variety in your garden or border, accentuated by the blue-green flower plumes which turn golden-brown in winter.

  • Best Features: Hardy and Fast-Growing, Very Low Maintenance
  • Ideal For: Garden features, patios, perennial borders, alongside buildings
  • Growth Rate: Fast
  • Position: Any moist or well-drained soil in a full sun position which can either be exposed or sheltered.

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass description

Here you'll find our range of Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grasses which are great for punctuating perennial borders or creating patio features. Our grasses can be used in a variety of ways to decorate your garden, such as planting along pathways, enhancing entrances and archways or used to create a focal point in the garden. Our Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass has a tufted growing habit, which produces bristly, narrow flower plumes that turn from blue-green in the spring, to golden-brown later in the year.

How to use Elijah Blue Grass in your planting scheme

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass can add instant impact to your garden and is sure to spark some jealousy amongst the neighbours with a striking blue colour. This grass will look great as part of a rock garden, or within a low maintenance informal patio garden. 

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You can use our Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass to punctuate borders or keep within containers.

Growth rate of Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass is a fast-growing species.

How to care for Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass

We recommend combing out the dead and damaged leaves of your Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass each spring, focusing particularly on the centre of the plant, where dead foliage is most likely to occur. To help combat foliage dying in the middle, we recommend dividing Elijah Blue every 3 years. You can find more pruning information in our Advice Section.

Planting density recommendations for Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass

Planting density forFestuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass is really down to personal preference. Your Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass will look equally as brilliant planted close together or at intervals along the edge of your border.

Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue' Grass is available year-round. We do have more sizes available so if you can’t find exactly what you’re looking for please give us a call.

The vast majority of our grass plants are grown in the UK although every once in a while we may source them from specialised nurseries outside the UK, where we can be certain the quality cannot be rivalled. At best4hedging we always strive to bring you the freshest, highest quality plants whilst keeping our prices competitive, so you can buy grasses from us with complete confidence. 

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