Papyrus Sedge
Cyperus
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines Keep the soil constantly wet.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Green plant fertilizer (e.g. N14-P6-K8).
Mist requirements Mist every 4 days
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm summer (average around 20 °C) and cold winter (average under 15 °C) climates.
pH range 5.0 - 7.5
Acidity preference loves acidic conditions
Toxicity poisonous

Origin

Climate humid subtropical

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Names

Other common names Flatsedge, Nutsedge, Umbrella-Sedge, Galingale
Family Cyperaceae

Characteristics

Growth form grass
Hardiness USDA 9 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -7°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • brown
  • green
  • yellow
Leaf color
  • green