Cyperus surinamensis ( Surinam Sedge )

Triangular stem with a few long leaves under seedhead. Downward facing prickles on stems. Tightly packed clusters of spikes on long stalks. Seed reproduction. Prefers moist to wet areas. Found in ditches and marshes.

Important Info : Seed reproduction.

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Characteristics

Cultivar: n/a  
Family: Cyperaceae  
Size: Height: 0 ft. to 3 ft.
Width: 0 ft. to 3 ft.  
Plant Category: ornamental grasses and bamboos, perennials,  
Plant Characteristics: low maintenance,  
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Requirements


Bloomtime Range: not applicable  
USDA Hardiness Zone: undefined  
AHS Heat Zone: Not defined for this plant  
Light Range: Sun to Full Sun  
pH Range: 5.5 to 7  
Soil Range: Mostly Sand to Clay Loam  
Water Range: Normal to Moist  


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Conditions : Moist

Moist is defined as soil that receives regular watering to a depth of 18 inch deep, does not dry out, but does not have a drainage problem either.

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