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Cyperus papyrus Nanus : fact sheet


Species name:
Cyperus papyrus Nanus
Common names:
Egyptian reed ,Papirus ,Papyrus
Description:
Papyrus, Sedge, Perennial

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 300cm
Width:
Less than 160cm
Sun:
Partial sun or Partial shade
Water:
Likes dampness
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Aquatic ,Erect - Perennials ,Grass/Flax/Sedge
Usage:
Traditional Medicine ,Traditional Food
Fruit:
Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones ,Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves/Leaflets Basal ,Leaves Simple Entire

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