A picture of a Cyperus diffusus

Cyperus diffusus

Cyperus diffusus

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

40cm

35cm

Min

35cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Cyperus diffusus Overview

This dense perennial from southern Africa. Has thin stems with mid-green leaves and prominent veins. Grows to 60 cm in height and bears its yellowish green flower spikes from mid-summer to early autumn.

How to propagate Cyperus diffusus

Division

Divide plants in spring.

Other uses of Cyperus diffusus

Indoor plant