Plants in stock

Cyperus alternifolius : fact sheet


Species name:
Cyperus alternifolius
Common names:
Umbrella grass ,Umbrella Papyrus
Description:
Umbrella papyrus, Rush-like, Shrub

Unfortunately NO suppliers have this plant in stock at this stage!

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 150cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Likes dampness
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Shrub Medium - Below 150cm ,Grass/Flax/Sedge ,Shrubs All
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Home Water Garden
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones ,Flowers Inconspicuous or No Flowers
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Fast Growing ,Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Foliage-Good cut flower filler ,Leaves/Leaflets Basal