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Umbrella Plant
Cyperus alternifolius


Grass-like leaves borne on a culm which is triangular and solid; small flower bracts that are not attractive; foliage carried in a whorl at the top of the plant.

Plant Form or Habit: rounded

Plant Use: medium foliage pot plant

Exposure: medium

Flower Color: beige

Blooming Period:

Height: 4 feet

Width: 2 feet

Foliage Texture: medium

Heat Tolerance: high

Water Requirements: water or bog

Additional Comments: Keep slightly damp; plant may sit in water; does best in bright light.


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