Festuca idahoensis ssp. roemeri

Dense bunch grass with bluish gray-green color. Roemer’s fescue occurs only west of the Cascades from Southern British Columbia south to Northern California, found in dry habitats such as rangeland prairies, and moist upland sites.

Plant Details

Habitat:
Upland Prairie and Savanna
Upland Prairie and Oak Savanna
Mature Height:
14-39"
Shade Preference:
Full Sun, Partial Shade,
Soil Tolerance:
well-drained to dry, medium to fine textured soils
Special Uses:
Provides bank stabilization
Arboretum Locations:
Cheldelin Middle School Arboretum
Year(s) Planted:
2012