Festuca arenaria

Range & Status

Native. Oceanic Temperate grass. Found scattered all around the coast of the British Isles.

Regional Distribution

Recorded at Par Beach (SX05). The only other confirmed site was Fistral, Newquay (SW76).

Habitat & Ecology

Found in sand-dunes.


Coastal development and recreational activities.


Par Beach is part of a Local Nature Reserve.