A coarse, resilient grass that stays green all year. Fescue is considered a cool-season grass, so it does well in cooler temperatures but can turn brown quickly in the heat. This means that it must be watered frequently in the summer.

Cost Considerations

Compared with other lawn grasses, the cost to establish fescue is in the mid to low range. It costs $0.25 to $0.70 per sq. ft.

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