festuca

[ fe-stoo-kuh, -styoo- ]
/ fɛˈstu kə, -ˈstyu- /

noun

any grass of the genus Festuca, chiefly characterized by tufted blades and spikelets, comprising the fescues.

Origin of festuca

< New Latin (Linnaeus), Latin; see fescue
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