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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  This description is based on our research and observations made of this plant as it grows in our nursery, in the nursery garden and in other gardens that we have visited. We will also incorporate comments received from others and always appreciate getting feedback of any kind from those who have some additional information about this plant, in particular if this information is contrary to what we have written or if they have additional cultural tips that would aid others in growing Rhodocoma fruticosa.
 
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