Festuca commutata

Chewings fescue

Superior wear tolerance and winter aspect

Higher wear tolerance both summer and winter

During both winter and summer BLENHEIM shows better wear tolerance than the majority of chewings fescues. This is a strong argument for using BLENHEIM in high traffic/play areas.

Superb winter aspect

During the winter BLENHEIM manages to maintain a very high visual merit.

Good disease tolerance

BLENHEIM shows good tolerance to common diseases.

STRI top ranking

For lawns mown at 10-15 mm BLENHEIM is top ranked on the latest Turfgrass list from STRI-UK. BLENHEIM well suited for parks, playgrounds, landscaping and everywhere where high visual merit is of importance – all-year-round!


Scale 1-9, where 9 = best or most pronounced

Red thread tolerance
Salt tolerance
Close mowing tolerance
  • High winter and summer wear tolerance
  • Excellent winter aspect
  • Good disease resistance
  • Medium green colour

Index of uses 1-9, 9=best

Source: Geves bulletin gazon 2009

Characteristics 1-9, 9=best

Source: Geves bulletin gazon 2009