Cyperus alternifolius

Umbrella Plant

Also known as Cyperus involucratus

Good pond or container plant

Provides texture and contrast

Tips for Success

When planting in containers, use Sloat Organic Potting Soil Feed with Maxsea All Purpose Plant Food

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  • tContainer
  • jFull Sun
  • %Great Foliage
  • yMoist, Well-Drained
  • pPartial Sun
  • vWater Garden

More Information

  • genusCyperus
  • speciesalternifolius
  • cultivar
  • commonUmbrella Plant
  • hardiness zone
  • height18 - 36 Inches
  • spread18 - 36 Inches

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