Also Known as: Giant Umbrella Sedge, Toetoe Upoko-Tangata
Height - 1.5m
Cyperus ustulatus (NZ Native)
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.
Approximate viable seed per gram: More than 100
Packet of 100 seeds $18.00
10 grams $42
100 grams $352
How to Grow
Recommended pre germination seed treatment:
Seed germinates without pre treatment. Sow seed direct from packet & keep moist until germination is complete.