Graceful Grasses

Cyperus papyrus 'King Tut'

Egyptian Papyrus


Photo courtesy of Proven Winners

  • Large heads of pendulous leaves; greenish flower spikelets can measure 1' across
  • Award Winner
  • Foliage Interest
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Water Plant
Award Winning
Award Winning
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Ornamental Grass
Ornamental Grass
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Full Sun
Full Sun



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

It is a very fast grower and will quickly grow to impressive size when replanted in the spring.  The plant can be planted in pots, along the waters edge of a pond, or even in a pond. The crown of the plant should never be covered in water.  Soil in gardens or pots, should be kept moist.


Height: 48-72 in
Spacing: 36-48 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~6 1/2"
Bloom Color: Non-Flowering
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Container
  • Ornamental Grass
  • Water's Edge / Bog Plant
  • Award Winning
  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Soil Moisture:

  • Water Garden