These fast-growing, multi-trunked shrubs have grayish green, palm-like leaves that reach 1 foot long. Plant against walls for the shadow effect of branches and leaves. Small reddish brown flowers on long spikes are followed by papery decorative seedpods.
Attributes - Melianthus major
Plant Type: Shrub
Bloom Season: Late Winter through Early Spring
Flower Color: Red
Height: 12 ft. to 14 ft.
Width: 8 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 8, 9, 10
Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates, Hot Climates. Container Plants, Drought Tolerant.