Tall fescue is a tall perennial grass has long flat leaves which can form dense tussocks. Because of its impressive stature it is sometimes grown as an ornamental garden plant. In its preferred growing zones tall fescue provides lawn owners with an outstanding options to improve lawn durability. Tall Fescue establishes easily from seed and germinates more quickly than Bluegrass. Its naturally an extensive root system reaching 2 to 3 feet deep, this contributes to superior heat and drought tolerance.
As with other cool-season grasses, the best time to plant tall fescue or perform other tasks is during its peak growth in fall and spring.