Commonly known as Silver Reed
- This is one of the smaller restios growing to a height of around 0.8m.
- The female plant consists of attractive rich, golden flower heads with greyish shoots.
- It is one of the most colorful restios flowering through winter to early spring.
- The male plant has silvery flowers that are attractive for 3 months.
- It enjoys wetter, well drained areas and can be planted in containers, amongst rocks or in small groups.
- Hardy to USDA zone 8.
- Seeds should be sown in autumn.