Does the Seed on the Blue Fescue Plant Spread?

Brown seed heads appear after the summer flowering of the blue fescue plant (Festuca glauca). These seeds spread blue fescue in areas without mulch to form colonies of blue-colored grass. Young blue fescue plants do not usually produce flowers in the first year.

Keywords: blue fescue plant, propagating Festuca glauca, blue fescue seeds

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