Festuca rubra rubra

Strong creeping red fescue

Maximal Benefit!

High stress tolerance
Highly stress tolerant variety with an intermediate ranking on RSM as well as on the STRI list.

The disease resistance of MAXIMA 1 is exceptionally good as the results from Bingly show. The figures from RSM underline the flexible use of MAXIMA 1.

It is as good in ornamental turf as in landscape. Thus this variety fits very well in different type of mixtures. You can rely on Maxima as the flexible variety.

Nice Appearance throughout the Whole Year
The general aspect of MAXIMA 1 is very stable over summer as well as in winter and rated good at BSA trials. 


  • Medium green colour
  • Very good disease resistance
  • Stress tolerant
  • Very nice overall appearance


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

Salt tolerance
Red thread tolerance

Data from UK

Source: STRI UK (Scores 1-9, 9 = best)

  Shoot density Visual merit Mean Disease resistance
Maxima 1 4,7 4,5 4,6 6


RSM data

Source: BSA (Germany) - (1-9., 9 = best)

  Ornamental Amenity Landscape
Maxima 1 5 5 5


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