Cyperus

Species and cultivars you need to learn for class:

Cyperus papyrus 

Common name: papyrus

Other cultivars and species: 'King Tut'

Family: Cyperaceae

Zone: 9-10

Identifying characteristics: Large tall (5-8’ in containers in our climate, can be as much as 15') clump forming tender perennial usualy grown as an annual. Large umbellate flowers, followed by brown fruits. 

Culture and use notes: Use in containers.

USDA Plant profile


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