The Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'® is a perennial that belongs to the grass family' Poacea '. The plant is also often called blue sheep grass.
The Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'® is the bluest sheep grass in Europe, you will not find them bluer!
When the Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'® is fully grown, it will certainly be 40 cm tall!
In May, beautiful spikes emerge from the crop.
Our regular grower for the grasses is a grower who is committed to sustainable cultivation. They are MPS A + / SQ / GAP certified
MPS A + stands for: MPS (Milieu Programma Sierteelt) and A + is the strictest version.
The MPS - ABC certificate or environmental certificate works as a yardstick that shows how environmentally friendly the business is within a company. The standards and values that you as a grower must meet are drawn up by MPS and checked annually.
SQ stands for: Socially Qualified (SQ)
The MPS - SQ certificate focuses on the social aspects of business operations.
With this certificate the grower can demonstrate that there is a healthy and safe working environment within the company. This certificate also meets all (inter) national requirements in the field of working conditions.
GAP stands for: Good Agricultural Practice (GAP)
The MPS - GAP certificate is focused on the sustainable aspect.
Traceability, the environment, safety and hygiene are the pillars of this certificate.
It indicates that the grower's products are made safe and sustainable and are easily traceable.
This certificate meets the conditions of the Floriculture Sustainability Initiative (FSI 2020).
Originally from southern France.
The Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'® does not like wet feet.
If there is too much water, the Intense Blue crop can change color to a green color.
A moist root ball is sufficient to keep this Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'® happy.
This ornamental grass is crazy about the sun! A sunny location is the Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'® the most pleasant!
The Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'® flowers in May / June with green spikes that turn to light brown.
Freezing cold down to -18 ° is not a problem for the Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'®.
Twice a year some lawn food is sufficient.
Remove the withered leaves after the winter.
Will be 35-40 cm high.
Plants per m²:
5 plants per m² - 30 cm apart
Combine in a planter or border the Festuca glauca 'Intense Blue'® the following types of ornamental grasses for a colorful whole:
Festuca glauca 'AmiGold'® with
Festuca glauca 'AmiGreen'®
Deschampsia flexuosa 'AmiLime'®
Ravie de ma commande ✅ envoi rapide & soigné ! Les plantes sont magnifiques et fraîches ! Je recommanderais sans hésitation !