Cyperus alternifolius


Elegant, tall, lime green umberella grass.

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Cyperus involucratus is also known as cyperus alternifolius.  Grows rapidly to fill the crate to provide interest and focus, so is an excellent sculptural addition for any pond that . .

Top tip: In winter the crown must be grown under the ice line by around 20cm, or can be brought inside to make an ideal evergreen house plant.

Flowers: Insignificant

Height: 30-90cm

Propagation: Division

Depth of water over the soil: 10-25cm

Planting: Plant into 5/10lt planting basket using heavy garden loam or Westland Aquatic Soil