Elegia tectorumRegular price £25.00 Save Liquid error (product-template line 120): -Infinity%
South African thatching reed
What you get
You will receive a fully rooted 5ltr pot standing 2-3 ft tall
Elegia tectorum is used in South Africa as a thatching reed. It's a fast growing and attractive restio forming a tufted clump of bright green foliage reaching 1.5m in height. The stems are banded green, brown and black and they produce attractive seed heads in autumn.
Planting and care
Best in full sun and in moist, well drained soil. Hardy to -7.