Tropical Plants

Imperata-cyclindrica-Rubra

Imperata cyclindrica Rubra

Showy grass grown for its decorative, upright foliage. The leaves emerge green at the base with tips flushed blood-red. The vivid red colour increases in Summer and is at its maximum in Autumn. Grows best in full sun in moist, fertile soil. Will tolerate drought once established. Plant in groups for instant colour effect. Cut […]

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cyperus prolifer

Cyperus prolifer

Dwarf/Miniature Papyrus is an evergreen dwarf tassel, grass-like plant. Sometimes incorrectly named as Cyperus papyrus ‘nana’. It grows to 45cm in height and does best if kept moist at all times. Will grow in part shade to full sun and is frost sensitive. ADD TO WISHLIST

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Cyperus papyrus

Cyperus papyrus

Cyperus Papyrus is a tall sedge (1.5 – 2.4m) of the ancient Egyptians. It is a very popular plant with great architectural structure.  Does well at the waters edge or in boggy ground.  It’s leafless triangular stems are topped with a dense head of fine branchlets. Prefers full sun and a mild climate. ADD TO WISHLIST

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