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2.5 Qt. Giant Egypt Cyperus Papyrus Grass

$2694
  • Best planted in a large container or garden from fall to spring
  • Perennial fountain grass grows well in full sun
  • Drought-tolerant plant is ideal for USDA hardiness zones 9 to 11
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Product Overview

Boasting graceful, arching stalks, topped by bright green, hair-like umbrellas, Giant Egypt will bring an exotic feel to any setting. A Summer blooming, ornamental grass, this Cyperus Papyrus variety is capable of reaching 7 ft. tall in the landscape. The bright green tufts of grass create a truly unique and modern look in the garden, or plant in a large container to bring a dramatic flair to your back patio.
  • Includes 1 Cyperus Papyrus Giant Egypt plant in a trade gallon grower pot
  • Best grown in USDA hardiness zone 9-11
  • Mature size is 6 ft. tall and 12 in. to 18 in. W
  • Summer blooming, ornamental grass, this Cyperus Papyrus variety is capable of reaching 7 ft. tall in the landscape
  • Performs best in medium to full Sun
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Specifications

Dimensions

Mature Height (in.)
72 in.
Mature Width (in.)
18 in.

Details

Additional Characteristics
Drought Tolerant
Annual / Perennial
Perennial
Average Shipping Height (in.)
12 in
Best Time to Plant
Fall to Spring
Blossom Color
No Blossoms
Botanical Name
Pennisetum setaceum 'Rubrum'
Common Name
Fountain Grass
Container Size
2.5 QT-Quart
Fragrance
Fragrant
Growth Habit
Upright
Number of plants included (Pack-Size)
1
Recommended Space Between Plantings (in.)
36
Returnable
90-Day
Sun Tolerance
Full Sun
Water Requirements
Once a week
Wildlife Attracted
No Wildlife Attracted
Wildlife Deterred
No Wildlife Deterred

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Plant looks gorgeous on the photo so I bought it as a gift. The size of the pot is right but the plant itself looks nothing like a picture. Not a single healthy stem. So embarrassing...
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    Terrible half dead & wrong plant
    Half dead & wrong variety of plant
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    Waiting to see how plant does. It is in greenhouse in pot of water. It had 3 fronds.
    Waiting to see how plant does. It is in greenhouse in pot of water. It had 3 fronds.
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    Beautiful!! Planted in early October. Conditions here in the NE have been mild. Hopefully it will...
    Beautiful!! Planted in early October. Conditions here in the NE have been mild. Hopefully it will thrive in the new year.
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    Yellow and not good condition...
    Yellow and not good condition
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