Menu Close

Cyperus lucidus

Plant name: Leafy flat sedge

Plant type: sedges / rushes / wetland plants

Plant pdf: Download the product detail sheet


Cultural notes: Full sun, boggy conditions, long lived, very hardy

Maintenance: May be pruned annually to remove old foliage

Tolerates: Frost, inundations and periodic dry periods

Flowering season: Spring to autumn

Flower colour: Brown clustered flowers appear on long triangular shaped stem

Foliage colour: Mid green, corse texture

Height: Up to 1.3m

Water depth: Edges and marshland

Plant spacing: 50cm apart

Recommended uses: Pond/dam/river plantings and is also an excellent ornamental plant which provides habitat for birds

Description: tough sedge, great for ornamental pond