Evergreen clump forming, non invasive, upright structural plants with graceful striped stems.
We have a selection of different height varieties of locally grown restios - 3L pots are 3 year old established plants.
Height x Spread : Height ranges from 3 FT to 16FT. They are clump forming growing approx 3cm out from the centre per year.
Position : Like full sun, will also tolerate part shade
Soil : Any soil in garden or large container (keep moist)
Moisture : Keep moist in first few years of growth in ground. Drought tolerate once established in ground. Requires regular watering if container grown. Feed often with plant food eg. Tomato Feed or Seaweed.
Hardiness : Wind and winter tolerant if mulched - may be damaged in heavy snow. Prune out half the growth including any damaged fronds in Spring after last frosts are passed.
Quadratus - Interesting square stems. 5-6ft
Calopsis Paniculata - upright, dark green, 8ft
Rhodocoma capensis - frost tolerent if well mulched, 3-4ft