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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 on this page is based on our research that has been conducted on this plant in our nursery library, from online sources, and from observations made of the crops growing in the nursery, plants in the nursery's garden and those in other gardens where we have observed it. We also have incorporated comments received from others and welcome getting feedback from those who may have additional information, particularly if this information includes cultural information that would aid others in growing Rhodocoma fruticosa.
 
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