alta fescue

noun al·ta fescue \ˈaltə-\

Definition of alta fescue

  1. :  a variety (Festuca elatior arundinacea) of meadow fescue used especially as a late hay and forage grass

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Origin and Etymology of alta fescue

probably from Mount Alta, peak in Kittitas county, central Washington

First Known Use: 1943

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