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papyrus cyperus "Giant Egyptian" live plant

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Plants for sale are Cyperus Papyrus "Giant Egyptian" plants for sale are between 6"-24" tall "They grow fast!!" Egyptian Papyrus also referred to as Giant Papyrus. Papyrus was used by the Egyptians as a source of paper. The Giant Papyrus creates a bold look in the garden reaching up to 12' tall with bright green fluffy tops. Papyrus prefers moist soil conditions. We recommend using only *Bio Spectrum organic fertilizer, located in our store. Ships to the continental United States only... Happy Gardening
 

 

For detailed growing instructions please visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zy0cFAsibqA

For indoor growing instructions please visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4XD0kBZxfCs

 

 

How to grow papyrus, 

 

 

Papyrus soil requirements and planting instructions, Mix together the following: 60 percent potting soil; 20 percent peat moss; 20 percent coarse sand and a handful of perlite. Place this mixture in a pots, beds or garden and plant your Papyrus. When planting Papyrus in the landscape space plants at 24" apart near ponds or water features is recommended. Proper site preparation ensures years of growth and once established they will not require weed control. Soil Ph should be around 6.0-7.0 light conditions, When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has bright light direct or indirect sunlight. Papyrus plant care, If using drip irrigation allow soil to stay moist. Papyrus fertilizer, this mild feeder every three weeks during the warmer months with a one half-strength fertilizer with a balanced N-P-K ratio or 5-5-5. Papyrus pests and disease, Pests or diseases are few and far between. Papyrus are generally grown from shoots or seeds. There are several different varieties of Papyrus.


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This product was added to our catalog on Saturday 29 March, 2014.