Giant Umbrella Sedge, Toetoe Upoko-Tangata
Height - 1.5m
This vigorous native New Zealand sedge grows in clumps of deep olive/green leaves with very sharp edges. These broad glossy leaves and dark-brown seed heads are packed on top of a tall triangular stem. An excellent choice for revegetation in wet areas and landscaping but generally considered too vigorous for most home gardens.
Viable seed per gram: More than 100
Packets of 100 seeds $18
10 grams $48
250 grams $900
How to Grow
Recommended pre germination seed treatment: Seed germinates without pre treatment. Sow seed direct from packet & keep moist until germination is complete.