Blooming stems appear in spring. SKU: UPC: Availability: The quantities available online are less than the total that we have available. Blue leaves, shiny stems and flower heads. Holds up better in the summer than other Idaho Fescues. Availability as of December 16, 2020: Sorry; this plant is out of stock at present. prefers sun or light shade. Common Name: Tomales Bay Idaho fescue. Fulton, CA 95439 (Map »). Slender cinquefoil is a good container plant for lightly shaded patios and decks. Prefers moderate to occasional water. Blooming stems appear in spring and summer. Elmer. Description: The 'Tomales Bay' Fescue was selected for its steel blue foliage and low, dense habit. All plants are listed by their botanical name. They grow much like a shrub, they sprout out of one general area This plant requires water every 10-14 days, This plant requires water every 2-4 weeks, This plant requires water every 4-6 weeks, Small scale plants for fast-draining sites, This plant is frequently resistant to deer browsing, This category includes grasses and other non-woody plants suitable for a meadow. Festuca idahoensis ‘Tomales Bay' 1g. PONTO AND SONS, LLC Quality Liners Since 1958 2021 PRODUCT CATALOG PO Box 536 Vista CA 92095 800-300-6003 customerservice@pontonursery.com www.pontonursery.com Grows in a compact clump of fine, arching blades that reaches 12 to 18 inches tall and wide. We last updated our inventory on December 16, 2020. Festuca Festuca. Price: $3.50 FESTUCA IDAHOENSIS, Idaho Fescue 3.5" pot. We currently have 45 in stock. Our monthly email keeps you informed of the latest news at the nursery and gives you convenient links to our availability lists, which are also published here online. A beautiful ornamental grass that can be planted in masses or mixed into meadow gardens and perennial borders. Idaho Fescue seed available at Great Basin Seeds. Native Introduced Native and Introduced. Festuca idahoensis ‘Tomales Bay' 1g. back to grasses & grass-like plants; now viewing: grasses: festuca; total # … Plant Symbol = FEID: Contributed By: USDA, NRCS, Idaho and Washington State Offices, & the National Plant Data Center : Alternate Names : Bluebunch fescue : Uses : Grazing/rangeland/wildlife: Idaho fescue is a fair to good forage for all types of domestic livestock Box 3 Longer-lived than Festuca glauca, and clumps are less likely to die out in the center. FESTUCA IDAHOENSIS, Idaho Fescue 10 cubic inch plug. Photo by Pete Veilleux, East Bay Wilds Idaho fescue ... Blue-green to silvery blue foliage in dense clump to 14 in. Grows 10 to 12 inches high and spreads 12 to 18 inches wide. Festuca rubra 'Molate' 8-10 inches. $5 00 $5.00. Landscape and Nursery professionals will need to establish their wholesale status with us to purchase at wholesale prices. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' Deep blue green bunchgrass; airy flowers in spring. As a range grass, Idaho fescue is rated as fair to good forage. Chalky blue-green leaves. Drought tolerant clump grass for sunny sites. Deer resistant. Perfect accent for borders, between shrubs and rocks or under oaks.Holds up better in the summer than other Idaho Fescues. Tomales Bay Idaho Fescue Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' + Added; 616 Grey Dawn Creeping Wild Rye Elymus triticoides 'Grey Dawn' Elymus triticoides 'Grey Dawn' + Added; 617 Clearwater Blue Idaho Fescue Festuca idahoensis 'Clearwater Blue' Festuca idahoensis 'Clearwater Blue' Festuca occidentalis 'Mokelumne' Festuca rubra 'Jughandle' Festuca rubra 'Molate' Festuca rubra 'Patrick's Point' Festuca rubra 'Point Joe' Festuca scoparia 'Hobbit' Call to confirm current supply. Plant in partial or light shade inland. Botanical name. Blue green grass for natural lawns. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' - Native Plant Database. In spring, it blooms with airy flower spikes that age to a light tan color. Unit price / per . Good California native container companions might include Juncus textilis, alum root (Heuchera spp. Add to My Plant List; Idaho Fescue or Blue bunchgrass is native to western North America, where it is widespread and very common. refine by category. Box 3188 Half Moon Bay, CA 94019 COVID Business Hours We offer Pick-ups and Deliveries on Tuesdays & Fridays from our parking lot, by advance email orders to kathy@nativeplants.com Retail Floor is ONLY OPEN on Fridays from 10-3, one person at a … Grows in a compact clump of fine, arching blades that reaches 12 to 18 inches tall and wide. This grass forms low mounds of narrow leaves that are bright green at first, becoming gray with age. A thick, tidy hummock of very thin, chalk blue blades sends up slender, wandlike stems holding graceful, airy golden sprays. An Idaho Fescue selection notable for its vibrant blue-green foliage. The soft foliage reaches a height of up to a foot and a width of about 1 1/2 ft.. Tolerates wind, drought and deer and can be grown in full sun or partial shade. We currently have 45 in stock. Drought tolerant clump grass for sunny sites. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' Other names. Festuca californica 'Horse Mountain Green' Festuca idahoensis. This version is very dark green. FESTUCA idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' (#FESTOB72) FESTUCA idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' photo-not-available.gif. high by 10 in. refine by category. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' - Tomales Bay Idaho Fescue. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' (Idaho fescue) Festuca idahoensis 'Warren Peak' (Idaho fescue) Festuca idahoensis - local form (Idaho fescue) Festuca occidentalis (western fescue) Festuca rubra 'Jana's Blue' (creeping red fescue) Festuca rubra 'Patrick's Point' (creeping red fescue) An Idaho Fescue selection notable for its vibrant blue-green foliage. Blooming stems appear in spring and summer. We take a field inventory every few weeks from February through December. Only 45 left! Idaho fescue 'Tomales Bay' Genus. May also be more tolerant of wet winter soils. All images and text copyright © 2020 California Flora Nursery. Medium growing clumping evergreen grass. Festuca idahoensis. Idaho fescue This attractive blue-green selection of our native bunchgrass was discovered in the Nicasio area of Marin County. Festuca idahoensis 'Warren Peak' Compact tufts. Tidy looking bunchgrass has very narrow deep blue green leaves. Festuca idahoensis ssp. 1973. FESTUCA IDAHOENSIS 'TOMALES BAY' TOMALES BAY IDAHO FESCUE, BLUE BUNCHGRASS A semi-evergreen perennial grass that forms a dense, fountain-like clump. This list reflects retail prices. Tolerates wind, drought, coast and deer. Weaver, T. and K. Blanchet. Festuca idahoensis). A good slope stabilizer. The other kind of grass is known as Ornamental, or Bunch grass. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' Festuca idahoensis 'Warren Peak' Festuca mairei. festuca idahoensis: festuca idahoensis tomales bay: festuca mairei: festuca o glauca ( festina ) festuca rubra: festuca rubra molate: festuca rubra patricks point: festuca x siskiyou blue . Longer-lived than Festuca glauca, and clumps are less likely to die out in the center. Festuca californica 'Horse Mountain Green' Festuca idahoensis. May also be more tolerant of wet winter soils. An Idaho Fescue selection notable for its vibrant blue-green foliage. If you do not see the quantity you need listed as in stock, please email to see if we have what you need. Variety or Cultivar 'Tomales Bay' _ 'Tomales Bay' is a densely-tufted, evergreen, perennial grass with narrowly-linear, dark blue-green leaves and erect stems bearing dense, narrow, yellow-brown flower spikelets in late spring and early summer. Festuca glauca 'Casca11' Beyond Blue PP #23,307 1g. It is an ideal candidate for a border or as a ground cover for a small area. Species Name: Festuca idahoensis Tomales Bay. Availability fluctuates wildly in our small nursery; it's always best to call to check current supply. All Rights Reserved. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' (Idaho fescue) Festuca idahoensis 'Warren Peak' (Idaho fescue) Festuca idahoensis - local form (Idaho fescue) Festuca occidentalis (western fescue) Festuca rubra 'Jana's Blue' (creeping red fescue) Festuca rubra 'Patrick's Point' (creeping red fescue) Perennial Grass: CA native. Weaver, T. and D. Collins. Log in for pricing. Log in for pricing. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR MORE INFORMATION. This attractive blue-green selection of our native bunchgrass was discovered in the Nicasio area of Marin County. The inflorescences are smaller than is typical for this species and can grow up to 18 inches tall. $5 00 $5.00. Although this variety is more heat tolerant than other Idaho Fescue varieties, it still needs some protection from hot afternoon and evening sun inland. This is a low growing blue gray selection of Idaho Fescue. 1977. Grows in a compact clump of fine, arching blades that reaches 12 to 18 inches tall and wide. They have underground rhizomes that travel around and create a carpet. Prices subject to change. Festuca rubra 'Jughandle' Short sturdy stems form thick tuft. wide. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' Idaho/Bluebunch Fescue. Click on a characteristic from the list below to see a list of other plants that share that characteristic. Festuca idahoensis Tomales Bay. The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Festuca idahoensis . Festuca idahoensis Tomales Bay This grass forms low, mounds of very narrow, blue-green leaves. Cut back in early spring. Journal of Range Management 30:451-456. Grows in a compact clump of fine, arching blades that reaches 12 to 18 inches tall and wide. Moderate to low water needs once established. Blue green grass for natural lawns. Regular price $5 00 $5.00. Festuca californica 'Horse Mountain Green' Festuca idahoensis. Festuca rubra 'Molate' 8-10 inches. Festuca idahoensis is a species of grass known by the common names Idaho fescue and blue bunchgrass.It is native to western North America, where it is widespread and common. In California it is most often found in the Coast Ranges and foothills of the Sierra (in the Sierra, generally at 4000 ft and above). Unit price / per . Perfect accent for borders, between shrubs and rocks or under oaks.Holds up better in the summer than other Idaho Fescues. Festuca idahoensis 'Warren Peak' Compact tufts. An Idaho Fescue selection notable for its vibrant blue-green foliage. A bibliography of the literature on Idaho Fescue, Festuca idahoensis Elmer. Please Note: We do not do mail order and we do not ship plants. Festuca idahoensis. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' Tomales Bay fescue. high by 10 in. Specializing in California native plants and habitat gardening since 1981. Festuca idahoensis ‘Tomales Bay' 1g. Log in for pricing. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' Festuca idahoensis 'Warren Peak' Festuca mairei. Get the latest updates on new products and upcoming sales. It can be found in many ecosystems, from shady forests to open plains grasslands. Cut back in early spring. back to grasses & grass-like plants; now viewing: grasses: festuca; total # … Tomales Bay Idaho Fescue Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' + Added; 616 Grey Dawn Creeping Wild Rye Elymus triticoides 'Grey Dawn' Elymus triticoides 'Grey Dawn' + Added; 617 Clearwater Blue Idaho Fescue Festuca idahoensis 'Clearwater Blue' Festuca idahoensis 'Clearwater Blue' Tolerates wind, drought, coast and deer. Possible effects of weather modification (increased snow pack) on Festuca idahoensis meadows. Idaho Fescue is the dominant grass of many coastal meadows from the SF Bay area, north and in the mountains of the west. Festuca rubra 'Patrick's Point' - Patrick's Point Creeping Red Fescue. Festuca idahoensis ‘Stony Creek’ (G-0488) SOLD OUT Email me when this plant is available. The inflorescences are smaller than is typical for this species and can grow up to 18 inches tall. Yerba Buena Nursery (650) 851-1668: Visit Us: @ Pastorino Farms 12511 San Mateo Road (Highway 92) Half Moon Bay, CA Mailing Address: P.O. FESTUCA idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' (#FESTOB72) FESTUCA idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' photo-not-available.gif. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' - Tomales Bay Idaho Fescue. Festuca idahoensis Warren Peak. Festuca idahoensis ‘Tomales Bay' 1g. Blue leaves, shiny stems and flower heads. In spring, it blooms with airy flower spikes that age to a light tan color. Perennial Grass: CA native. hardy to 10 F, Flowers in the spring through summer. California Native. Evergreen grass. ), wild ginger (Asarum caudatum), Tomales Bay fescue (Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay') … Not only beautifully blue, but hard-working to boot, this water wise perennial grass is a California native from Del Norte County. Festuca occidentalis 'Mokelumne' Festuca rubra 'Jughandle' Festuca rubra 'Molate' Festuca rubra 'Patrick's Point' Festuca rubra 'Point Joe' Festuca scoparia 'Hobbit' Lawn grasses, those that you sit on, have picnics on, play soccer on, are known as running or turf grasses. Proceedings of the Montana Academy of Science 33:42-45. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' - Tomales Bay Idaho Fescue. Blue-green to silvery blue foliage in dense clump to 14 in. The root system is thick and penetrates deeply into the soil. Semi-evergreen. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' (Idaho fescue 'Tomales Bay') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years. This grass forms low, mounds of very narrow, blue-green leaves. festuca idahoensis: festuca idahoensis tomales bay: festuca mairei: festuca o glauca ( festina ) festuca rubra: festuca rubra molate: festuca rubra patricks point: festuca x siskiyou blue . In spring, it blooms with airy flower spikes that age to a light tan color. Its elevation range is 40 to 6000 … Festuca rubra 'Jughandle' Short sturdy stems form thick tuft. Best with full sun near the coast and light afternoon shade inland. Regular price $20 00 $20.00. Nomenclature was determined first by using The New Royal Horticulture Society Dictionary Index of Garden Plants, followed by The Royal Horticulture Society Dictionary of Gardening, and finally Hortus Third.If a plant was not listed in either of those reference books, the next “best” source was used. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' Tomales Bay Idaho Fescue : A useful and attractive fine textured densely tufted bunchgrass. ... Columbia to the San Francisco Bay Area of California, remaining entirely west of the Cascade and northern Sierra Nevada Mountain Ranges. Regular price $10 00 $10.00. Fouquieria columnaris - Boojum Tree. wide. Densely tufted, a bunch grass which grows 1 foot tall, 1 to 2 foot spread. Deer and drought resistant. Idaho Fescue This grass forms low, mounds of very narrow, blue-green leaves. The soft foliage reaches a height of up to a foot and a width of about 1 1/2 ft.. CLICK ON … Festuca occidentalis. Festuca idahoensis 'Tomales Bay' Deep blue green bunchgrass; airy flowers in spring. idahoensis Idaho fescue Festuca idahoensis ssp. Looks best when watered regularly but if conditions are not right, the grass may rot out or have sporadic die off, particularly in the summer months. About Idaho Fescue (Festuca idahoensis) 39 Nurseries Carry This Plant. Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. The Grasses are a growin' Grasses perform two functions in the garden. Fine-textured leaf blades age from deep blue-green to buff. In spring, it blooms with airy flower spikes that age to a light tan color. A beautiful ornamental grass that can be planted in masses or mixed into meadow gardens and perennial borders. California Flora Nursery • 2990 Somers Street • P.O. Only 45 left! 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