Egyptian Papyrus


  • Moist Borders
  • Water & Bog Gardens
  • Pond Planting
  • Container Thriller


  • Feather Duster Heads
  • Deer & Rabbit Resistant
  • Heat Tolerant


  • Partial Sun to Full Sun
  • 5+ Hours of Direct Sunlight

Growing Zones:

Egyptian Papyrus, botanically known as Cyperus papyrus, is a sedge family member with an affinity for water. Its tall reed-like stems are topped with frilly heads formed from modified leaves. It thrives near water features and can be used for bog or pond plantings. It also makes a spectacular thriller in containers with other water lovers.