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Approximately 100.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
papyrus-like umbels, triang. stem
dark BROWN heads (stratify 6-8 weeks)
glossy, sharp eged lvs.....vig. tussocks, useful barrier
|Height, in meters: 1.5
Height, in feet: 4.95
|Cyperus ustulatus sales history
Common names for Cyperus ustulatus:
|Giant Umbrella Sedge, N Z Papyrus, Toetoe Upoko-Tangata,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|23||: New Zealand Natives and Introduced Species|
|56||: Aquatic and Semi aquatic Plant Seeds|
|162||: Cushion Or Hummock Plant Seed List (Small and Larger)|
|166||: Rushes and Sedges, Cyperus etc.|
|For complete Gramineae list see list 408|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Cyperus ustulatus seeds will usually germinate in 25-30 days.
Keep the compost slighty moist.