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Pond Plants - Egyptian Paper Grass

21st Nov 2019

Cyprus papyrus

Description: Forms as a green grass-like cluster of triangular stems, each topped with a dense clump of brighter green threads. This plant is not frost hardy and my need bringing indoors over winter.

Other Common Names: Papyrus Sedge, Paper Reed.

Planting Zone: 2/3 

Origin: Africa.

Months Available to Buy: July - September

Height: Up to 200cm.

Spread: 50cm. 

Flowers: Green-brown clusters develop at the tips of the threads, eventually turning into a brown nut-like fruit.