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Products > Rhodocoma fruticosa
 
Rhodocoma fruticosa

Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.  

 
Habit and Cultural Information
Category: Grass-like
Family: Restionaceae (Restios)
Origin: South Africa (Africa)
Evergreen: Yes
Bloomtime: Not Significant
Height: 2-3 feet
Width: Spreading
Exposure: Full Sun
Irrigation (H2O Info): Medium Water Needs
Winter Hardiness: 30-32 F
Rhodocoma fruticosa - Similar to Rhodocoma capensis in foliage and arching stems, but smaller at 3 ft. Referenced in Journal of SA Botany - Plants of the Cape Flora as an erect tussock, to 600 mm, rhizomatous, scapes simple, male spikelets paniculate, pendent, occ. With branched sterile scapes - East Cape  The information provided on this page is based on research we have conducted about this plant in our nursery's library, from what we have found about it on reliable online sources, as well as from observations in our nursery of crops of this plant as well as of plants growing in the nursery's garden and those in other gardens. We will also incorporate comments received from others and welcome getting feedback from anyone who may have additional information, particularly if it includes cultural information that would aid others in growing  Rhodocoma fruticosa.
 
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