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Cyperus alternifolius “Umbrella Sedge”

9.00 AED

Max Height: 0.45-0.9m

Spread: 0.4m

Origin: Madagascar

Family: Cyperaceae

Common Name: Umbrella Plant, Umbrella Papyrus, Umbrella Palm

Flower Colour: Brown

Drought Tolerance: Medium

Salinity Tolerance: High

Sun Tolerance: High

Wind Tolerance: High

Water Requirement: Medium

PH Level: Alkaline

Pest Tolerance: High

Disease Tolerance: High

Growth Rate: Fast

Fragrance: No





Cyperus alternifolius

Cyperus alternifolius  is Densly tufted perennial with woody rhizomes and no basal leaves. Numerous winged, dark green stems each bear a terminal whorl of 11-25 deep green, arching, leaf-like bracts, 10-15cm long. From summer to autumn, the stems are topped by small spikelets of pale yellow-brown flowers in compound umbels, to 12cm across. Height 45-90cm, Spread 40cm. Native of Madagascar.


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Additional information

Dimensions 0.40 cm


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