Plant FinderPlant Finder Graphic
Zone
Zones 8, 9, 14-24
Full SunPartial Sun
Full, Partial
Ample WaterRegular Water
Ample, Moderate

Chondropetalum tectorum

Restionaceae
Ornamental grasses and grasslike plants

Native to South Africa. This is closely related to Chondropetalum elephantinum, but smaller (2–3 ft. tall and 3–4 ft.wide).

You Might Also Like...

Nerine

South African relatives of spider lily (Lycoris), which they closely resemble. Most have stra...

Ceanothus thyrsiflorus 'Snow Flurry'

From 6–10 ft. tall, 8–12 ft. wide.Rich green 2-in. leaves. Profuse pure white flower clusters. Adaptab...

Quercus durata

Native to northernCoast Ranges to San LuisObispo area and to SierraNevada foothills, south to SanGabri...

Find Your Sunset Climate Zone

Find Your Sunset Climate Zone

View Maps Learn More

Advertisement