Commonly known as Red Conebush, Piketberg Conebush, Rooitolbos
- This is a medium sized plant growing to a height and width of around 1.5m.
- The flowers on the male plant are stunning – they are bright red (as seen in picture) and although only last a few weeks, are definitely worthwhile for any garden.
- The female flower is a very pretty creamy yellow color.
- They flower during early Spring.
- It is a very easy species to grow and is adaptable to a wide range of climates and soils.
- It is lovely as a cut flower or dried.
- Sow in autumn
- Hardy to USDA zone 8