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Cyperus alternifolius

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Cyperus alternifolius

Umbrella Plant

Cyperaceae

Form
grass-like, rhizomatous/stoloniferous
Stems
herbaceous
Foliage
deciduous
Longevity
perennial
Size
5 to 6' tall
Hardiness
winter hardy in zone 7, hardy
Exposure
sun to part shade, moist
Origin
Madagascar
Bed Accession
Number
Date
Received
Received
As
Date
Planted
Size
Planted
Quantity
Planted
Date
Measured
Height
Rain1 040978-18 5/9/2018 seedlings 6/20/2018 1 gal 3
V03 040978 5/17/2004 3 gal 1
Bed
Rain1
Accession Number
040978-18
Date Received
5/9/2018
Received As
seedlings
Date Planted
6/20/2018
Size Planted
1 gal
Quantity Planted
3
Bed
V03
Accession Number
040978
Date Received
5/17/2004
Received As
3 gal
Quantity Planted
1