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Hardy, drought-tolerant cool season grass

Nanook Hard Fescue is an extremely hardy turfgrass, exhibiting greater shade tolerance and disease resistance than other species of Fescue.

Nanook is unique among Hard Fescues as one of only five cultivars that are TWCA qualified, affirming its remarkable drought tolerance.

For more information about Nanook, and how it can fill a role in your inventory, please contact your BrettYoung representative.

Nanook Hard Fescue is extremely shade tolerant and requires little maintenance, including mowing frequency and fertilization inputs, making it ideal for situations – and growing environments – where upkeep is at a minimum.

This turfgrass also exhibits high quality, as demonstrated in a recent CTBT trial, in which Nanook was a top performer.


Key Features:

  • Drought Tolerance
  • Low Maintenance Requirements
  • Low Input Requirements
  • Turfgrass Quality 
  • Disease Resistance