- Common Name: Blue fescue
- Position: Full sun, East-facing, South-facing, West-facing, Exposed, Sheltered
- Soil: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained, Chalk, Loam, Sand, Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
- Flowers: Summer
- Flower Colour: Green
- Hardiness: H5 - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters
- Habit: Evergreen, Tufted
- Height & Spread: 35cm × 25cm
A compact, ornamental grass with blue-green leaves bearing short spikes of blue-green flowers in midsummer. It looks great in Mediterranean planting schemes or growing in gravel. The colour is better the more sun the plants get.
Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue'