Festuca arundinacea

Tall fescue

Very fine-leaved and rust tolerant

Fine leaves...hard to obtain in tall fescue

Often users complain about the larger leaves of tall fescue, although huge progress has been made through plant breeding. Sencilia is one of the most fine-leaved varieties available.

Medium green colour

With a medium green colour, Sencilia will fit together with a high number of varieties of other species and the presence of Poa annua not be so visible in ornamental lawns.

For lawn as well as Sport use

Sencilia is ranked high for both the Lawn and the Sport index on the French official list.

  • Very fine leaves
  • Excellent rust resistance
  • Suitable for Sport and Lawn use
  • Medium colour enlarging the options for mixtures with other species


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

Salt tolerance
Wear tolerance
Red thread tolerance

Performance in France

Source: Geves 2015 (France)
Scale 1-9, 9 = better/darker
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