Cyperus papyrus (Giant Egyptian)
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Common Name:
Egyptian Papyrus
   
Ornamental Features:
Giant Papyrus or Egyptian Papyrus is a tall, triangular stemmed plant topped by feathery umbels. This plant lends grace and history to any water feature. Mature size of 8 to 10 feet.
   
Habit and Growth Rate:
Mature size of 8 to 10 feet.
   
Landscape Value:
Water gardens, ponds, and mitigation areas.
   
Hardiness:
Zone 8 to 10
   
Culture:
Likes full sun, but will take light shade. Adaptable to different soils, but a heavy mix is recommended when planting in a water garden. Must be kept moist. Pots may be sunk into the water or it can be planted along the edge of a pond.
   
Pot Size & Finish Time:
Cell pack to 1 gallon - 8 weeks Cell pack to 3 gallon - 12 weeks
   
Propagation Methods:
Tissue Culture
   
Pest/Disease Problems:
No known pest problems
   
More Information:
Giant Papyrus or Egyptian Papyrus is a tall, triangular stemmed plant topped by feathery umbels. This plant lends grace and history to any water feature. Mature size of 8 to 10 feet.