Festuca arundinacea

Tall fescue

A healthy sports type

Well prepared for a sports tackle

A nice high quality turf-type with dark green color. Foxhound delivers all you need in turf tall fescues. In NTEP trials as well as in French turf trials it showed high quality in criteria’s like sport performance and wear tolerance.

Always looks nice and vigorous

Outstanding is the infection resistance of Foxhound against all kinds of diseases like brown patch and Pythium or red thread. With high scores in several trials Foxhound staid healthy and took advantage of the nice summer and winter appearance.


  • High wear tolerance
  • Nice dark green color
  • Disease infection what is that?
  • Fine leaved


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

Salt tolerance
Wear tolerance
Red thread tolerance

Top athlete

Turfgrasslist of the French catalogue

  Sport index Lawns index Wear tolerance
Average of criteria 6,4 6,4 6,1
Foxhound 6,8 6,7 6,4

High disease tolerance

Turfgrasslist of the French catalogue

  Color of leaves Shoot density Fineness of leaves Red thread tolerance
Average of criteria 6,3 7,5 5,3 8,2
Foxhound 7,7 8 5,7 8,7

Performance in France

Source: Geves 2017 (France)
Scale: 1-9, 9 = best/darkest
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