Plants in stock

Thamnochortus spicigerus : fact sheet


Species name:
Thamnochortus spicigerus
Common names:
Thatching reed
Description:
Dekriet / Olifantsriet, Restio Clump-forming, Shrub

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Winter Rain ,RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Year Round Rain

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 150cm
Width:
Less than 300cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Bamboo/Reed/Restio/Rush - Ornamental
Usage:
Fruit:
Flowers:
Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones ,Flowers-Good cut flower
Flower season:
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves Reed/Restio/Rush/Bamboo-like - Ornamental

Plant suppliers

Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
Retail stock

Kraaibosch Nurseries

George
tel: 044 8890092
email: info@kraaibosch.com
Retail stock
George
tel: 044 8890055
email: andrea@newplant.co.za

SHADOWLANDS NURSERY

Cape Town
cell: 0829670213
tel: (021) 903-0050
email: info@shadowlands.co.za
Retail stock