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Fescue – Sheep


Sheep Fescue is a drought resistant grass that can be used in lawns or pastures.  It works well as a cover crop, and it helps to prevent erosion.  The blades are blueish green in color, and it grows in bunches.

*Wholesale pricing is available on this seed.  If interested, please contact us for more information.

The broadcast rate for seeding is 400 – 500 pounds per acre.

The seed drill rate for seeding in rows is 200 pounds per acre.

Seeding rates:

  • To sow a new turf lawn:  150 – 200 lb./acre
  • To over-seed an existing lawn:  75 – 100 lb./acre
Purchasing Options PriceQuantity
1 Pound $24.50

Covers approximately 215 square feet.

5 Pound Bag $87.50

Covers approximately 1,085 square feet.

10 Pound Bag $140.00

Covers approximately 2,175 square feet.

25 Pound Bag $262.50

Covers approximately 5,445 square feet.

50 Pound Bag $350.00

Covers approximately 10,890 square feet.

Scientific Name

Festuca ovina

Product Type

Forage/Pasture Grass, Lawn/Turf Grass





Seeding Rate (lb./acre)





Introduced species

Planting Season

Early Spring, Late Fall

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