Rare and unusual perennial plants for the Mediterranean climate.


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Cannomois grandis

 

Scientific Name:

Cannomois grandis 

Common Name:

 

Deciduous vs. Evergreen

evergreen

Perennial vs. Annual

perennial

Shade vs. Sun

full sun

Height x Width
& How Stands

to 12-15' tall X 5'-6' wide

Flower Color
& Bloom Time

males have plumy brown blooms, females are rounded brown capsules, spring through summer

 

Zone

hardy to 20-25

Description, Notes

one of the showiest members of the Restio (Restionacea) Family; this South African native features showy brown and red strapped culms rising to 15 feet; can be used in large containers; regular water; acidic well-drained soil; low/no Phosphous fertilizer






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Descriptions are based on our experience growing
these plants in both the garden and nursery setting.
Additional information and feedback is encouraged.

All plants are classified under USDA hardiness zones.

 

 

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