Cyperus ustulatus
(upoko-tangata, umbrella sedge)


Height: 100 cm
Width: 100 cm
Growth per Annum: Fast
Climate: Hardy
Sun: Full Sun, Part Shade
Soil: Moist, Wet
Category: Grass
Features: Native. Attractive to birds. Suitable restoration species.

Fast growing sharp-edged swamp grass with olive green leaves. Ideal for wetland re-vegetation.

Habitat: Coastal to lowland sites in open ground. Tolerant of a wide range of habitats and conditions but evidently preferring wetland margins, seepages, streamsides, lagoon and estuary margins.

Fruiting:    March to May


  Each 20 or more 50 or more
2l Pot $8.50 $8.00 $