B and T World Seeds' reference number:
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:10
Type of plant - annual
Flower: spikelets in compressed clusters
Foliage: 3-5mm.across, to 30cm.
Height in meters: 0.4
Common names for Cyperus compressus:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
53: Bedding Plant Seed List
56: Aquatic and Semi aquatic Plant Seeds
113: East African Native Plant Seed List
115: West African Native Plant Seed List
166: Rushes and Sedges, Cyperus etc.
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
Cyperus compressus seeds will usually germinate in 25-30 days. Sow seeds about 1mm deep in a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 22°C.
Keep the compost slighty moist.