Ornamental grasses and grasslike plants
Native to South Africa. Rushlike plant has stems that radiate from the base to form a dense clump 3–5 ft. tall and 4–6 ft. wide. Makes a striking, elegant accent in the ground or in a pot, particularly when a breeze produces a play of light and shadow on its stems. Papery bracts at each stem joint turn from tan to dark brown, then drop off. Narrow clusters of dark brown flower heads (male and female blossoms are on separate plants) top each shoot.
Native to foothills ofCalifornia (from Santa Clara to San Diego) and to desert mountain slopes of Sout...
Grows to 5 ft. tall and as wide, occasionally to 10 ft. Bears tiny pink flowers.
Grows to 3–5 ft. tall and wide, with bright green,needlelike leaves. Bright red,spidery flowers appear...