GRASS – Cyperus Umbrella Grass

(sye PEER us), (SYE purr us)

Cyperus has tubular stems with narrow green fronds topped with unique brown flower clusters. This dwarf type of Papyrus makes an excellent accent and structure plant. The decorative foliage works well in mixed containers, as an aquatic plant or indoor lifestyle plant.

Bloom TimeConstant foliage colour all summer until first hard frost.
Height18 – 24 inches (46-61cm)
Width8 – 14 inches (20-35cm)
Companion PlantCompatible with all Tried and True varieties. Looks especially good as a foliage accent.
WateringKeep soil evenly moist at all times.
FeedingPeriodically with a high nitrogen plant food
PlantingWell-drained soil in full sun