chewings fescue


chew·​ings fescue
often capitalized C
: a perennial pasture and turf grass (Festuca rubra commutata) closely related to red fescue but producing a closer firmer sod and tolerating partial shade

Word History


after Charles Chewings †1937 Australian scientist

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“Chewings fescue.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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