Rhodocoma fruiticosa

Common Name: Vertical Bamboo Rush

Rhodocoma fruiticosa, commonly known as Vertical Bamboo Rush, is a tough, grass-like, clumping plant is truly upright with slender, jointed, bamboo-like foliage 3-4’ tall, but narrow.  Dark tufts at stem ends are a delightful accent against lush, grass-like greens. Regular garden watering is fine, but can also tolerate wet conditions.  A member of the South African Restio family.  Full sun to part shade, hardy to low 20’s

  • Type: Grasses
  • Exposure: Full sun to part shade
  • Height: 3'-4’
  • Hardiness: Low 20’s