To Site Menu | To Footer and UMD Index | To Main Content | Text-Only
University of Massachusetts DartmouthUMD IndexAsk UMDUMD Personnel DirectoryCOIN - Corsair Online INformation
Nav links: To Header | To Footer and UMD Index

Nav links: To Header | To Footer and UMD Index

Campus Gardens

Festuca ovina 'Glauca'
Blue fescue
Family: Poaceae

This grass has a perennial, mound forming growth habit with a height of approximately 12" long and 10" wide, borne from spring to summer. Leaves are narrowly linear, curved with blue green color. In the early mid summer it has shortly branched panicles 4 in long. Most are grown for their foliage and do best in full sun and dry soil. Centennial Gardens and elsewhere on campus. Paula Meireles. Hardy in zones 4-8

Paula Meireles


UMD Home

An Official UMass Dartmouth Web Page/Publication. © 2008 Board of Trustees of the University of Massachusetts.
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth• 285 Old Westport Road • North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300
Phone: 508 999-8000 • TTY/TDD: 508 999-9250 • Contact the university

End of content. Go back to the top.