Cyperus papyrus 'Dwarf Papyrus'
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Common Name:
Cyperus papyrus 'Dwarf Papyrus'
   
Ornamental Features:
Dwarf form of the Giant Papyrus, growing only 2-3 feet tall. Adapts well to growing in or out of water. Handles lower light situations better than Giant Papyrus.
   
Habit and Growth Rate:
Blooms in summer with brownish umbels.
   
Landscape Value:
Due to its smaller size, this variety works well in smaller water gardens, but adds beauty to any size pond.
   
Hardiness:
Zone 9-10
   
Culture:
Grows in full sun to medium shade. Temperature hardy to around 20-25℉. Can be planted up to 12 inches deep in water or in very rich soil in a container.
   
Pot Size & Finish Time:
Cell pack to 1 gallon - 8 to 10 weeks Cell pack to 3 gallon - 4 months
   
Propagation Methods:
Tissue culture.
   
Pest/Disease Problems:
None known
   
More Information:
Dwarf form of the Giant Papyrus growing only 2-3 feet tall. Adapts well to growing in or out of water. Handles lower light situations better than Giant Papyrus. Zones 9-10