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Festuca mairei

Common name atlas fescue
Family poaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z4-10)
Flowers tan (June)
Size 36"
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes drought-tolerant once established

Fountain-shaped grass, with soft plume flowers in June.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '09 trade. Baggy 70F (28d; 15%G, 12-19d)- 75F (4d) - 35F (4w) - 70F (65%G, 4-7d)

Cold stage was helpful.

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