sheep fescue

noun
a widely distributed grass, Festuca ovina, having densely clustered stems and cultivated for lawns and forage.

Origin:
1750–60

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Example sentences
Compared to sheep fescue, it has more lax leaves that are longer, broader and coarser.
Sheep fescue is more drought tolerant than other fine-leaved fescues.
Only pure stands or mixtures with sheep fescue are recommended.
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