Slender Creeping Red Fescue

  • Medium green color with fine leaves
  • Forms a very dense turf 
  • Very quick green-up in the spring
  • Excellent for shaded areas
  • Ideal in moderate, temperate climates
  • Mixes well with other fine fescue species

Slender creeping red fescue is not as dark in color as its “strong” counterpart, but is typically very dense, can tolerate low mowing (greens height), and offers quick spring green-up. It is also capable of spreading through underground rhizomes, however weaker than that of a strong creeper. Slender creepers make up a part of Barenbrug’s popular ‘Dunes’ Mixture.


Barpearl slender creeping red fescue has a medium green color and forms a very dense turf with fine leaves and high shoot density. Barpearl is ideal for close mowing applications and has a very quick green-up in the spring. It has good red thread resistance, mixes well with other fine leaf fescues, and has strong shade tolerance.