Plant Catalog - CYPERUS PAPYRUS
Papyrus, Paper Reed
An African sedge with smooth, triangular stalks that splay out into whorls of finely textured, grassy green foliage. Thrives in wetlands and with its roots submerged in water. Spreads quickly by rhizomes to form colonies. May spread aggressively. Dies back in frost.
USDA zones: 8 - 10
Sunset zones: 8, 9, 12 - 24, H1, H2
Mature size: 5 - 8 feet high and 2 - 4 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: ample water