Meadow fescue


Festuca pratensis Huds.

A meadow fescue for intensive use in leys and meadows

  • Persistent for 5–6 years
  • Plants have abundant basal foliage
  • Enables three cuts
  • Quite resistant to grazing
  • Winter hardy
  • Resistant to crown rust Puccinia coronata
  • Herbage is well palatable and digestible

The varietal parameters may differ from those indicated here when the testing circumstances differ from quondam

Recommended sowing rate: 12-14 kg/ha