Scientific Name: Festuca valesiaca 'Nefer' Form: Mounded, Round
Common Name:Nefer fescue Texture:Fine
Family Name:PoaceaeHabit: Arching, Spreading
Plant Type: Poales (grass-like) Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Grass-like, Basal, Alternate, Parallel venation, Glabrous, Linear
Flowers: Spikelet, (Floriferous), (Panicle-like), Green, Yellow, Jun- Jul
Fruit: Grain (caryopsis), Brown
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Accent plant, Container planting, Fall interest, Ground cover, Group or mass planting, Hanging basket, Mixed shrub border, Perennial border, Summer interest
Key ID Features:Clump forming; leaves very narrow, 1-1.5 mm wide x 20-25 cm long, bluish-green; turquoise-green in winter.