Boreal Creeping Red Fescue Seed, 50 Lb Bag

  • Ingredients: Fescue
  • Details

Boreal Creeping Red Fescue is an excellent cool season grass that has consistent performance. Its traits include, deep green color, high tolerance to shade, good cold hardiness, rapid recovery from drought, easy establishment, and strong wear tolerance. Boreal Creeping Red Fescue is used extensively in all types of turf areas including parks, roadsides, lawns, and fairways. It may be seeded alone or in mixtures.

  • Very rapid establishment
  • Ideal in moderate, temperate climates
  • Mixes well with other fescue species
  • Forms a very dense turf 
  • Dark green color with fine leaves


  • Daily Light Required: Full sun to med shade
  • Sun Tolerance: Good
  • Shade Tolerance: Excellent
  • Grass Color: Dark green
  • Grass Texture: Fine
  • Drought Tolerance: Excellent
  • Disease Resistance: Very good
  • Traffic Tolerance: Excellent
  • Seeding Rate (lbs.) per 1000 square feet.  New 8-10 lbs. , Over seeding  5 to 8lbs
  • Mowing: Recommendation (in.) 2 ¼ - 4”