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CYPERUS INVOLUCRATUS

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£7.00

Available to buy today

  • Buy in a 1 litre basket (11cm/4" high)
  • Umberella plant - Cyperus involucratus (AGM) is a sedge with leaf bracts in a spoke arrangement with seedheads which turn brown
  • Height 60 - 90cm (24" - 36") Seeds August - October
  • Plant Cyperus involucratus with 5cm (2") of water over the top of the basket in a sunny or shaded pond. Suitable for shelf 1

Take cuttings as a protection against a bad winter. Place the seed heads in water in July/August and allow them to root before potting them up.

The structural form of Cyperus involucratus stands up well throughout early winter. Do not cut Cyperus involucratus down in Autumn - leave that job until new shoots appear in late Spring and then remove the tatty stems.

Read how to care for your pond plants in Tips and Advice

<p>Sunny position</p> <p>Partially shaded position</p> <p>Shaded position</p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 14-22cm (approx 6-9”) </p>

Important delivery information

Plant orders are dispatched to UK destinations only and leave the Nursery on a Monday - Thursday inclusive to avoid the weekend. Your order will be picked in the Nursery and the ready potted plant in its basket or bareroot oxygenator (as specified in the description) will be wrapped that day in damp newspaper and a plastic bag to keep it fresh during transit. Plants will normally be dispatched within a week of our receipt of your order.

All items are then boxed for collection by the courier APC Parcelrite or UKMail that afternoon for expected delivery within 24 hours after despatch (Highlands and Islands excepted)

Please unwrap all plants from their packaging as soon as possible and place in the situations specified on the plant ticket.

Order ValueDelivery Cost
£1.00 - £29.99 £6.00
£30.00 - £99.99 £12.00
£100.00 - £199.99 £24.00
£200+ £36.00

An additional surcharge will be added 
at checkout if your delivery address
is North of Perth (+£10) or an Island 
(+£10 = PO & TR)
(+£25 = Scottish Islands, IM & BT) or 
(+£50 = JE & GY).

Reviews from other Waterside customers

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Sarah Cox

March 2017

All plants arrived well packaged. I found the website very useful in planning my planting scheme. I cannot wait to see them all established.

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Rachael Austin

July 2017

Plants delivered swiftly and in perfect condition - thank you

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