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Cyperus papyrus

Cyperus papyrus

(Egyptian paper reed)

A clump forming aquatic reed with erect stems and large rounded umbels. Can be tender in hard winters. Architectural pond plant.

  • Position: MARGINAL - full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: chalk / sand / loam / clay
  • Flowering Period: Late summer / early autumn
  • Height: 1 - 1.5 metres
  • Spread: 0.5 - 1 metre
  • Planting Depth: Can be submerged in water upto 25 cm deep at pond margins or planted in boggy soil.
  • Dispatch period: May to October
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