Last Updated: Oct 31, 2023

Golf Grass Types: Fescue

Fescue, also known as "cabbage" is longer grass famously found on links golf courses, but also common on regular golf courses worldwide.

Written By: Zach Gollwitzer

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definition

Fescue, also known as "cabbage" is longer grass famously found on links golf courses, but also common on regular golf courses worldwide. You can play shots from this grass, but it's a lot harder and you'll often lose your golf ball in this type of grass.

how it's used in a sentence

I hit my drive into the fescue and now it's going to be hard to find.

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