Proven Winners

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UPC: 794094307540
Shipping: Calculated at Checkout
Common Name: Egyptian Papyrus Grass
Plant Type: Annual, Ornamental Grass
Exposure: Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 10-11
Bloom Time: Grown for Foliage
Garden Height: 48-72 Inches
Garden Spread: 36-48 Inches
Size Category: Tall: 36 Inches or more
Heat Tolerant: Yes
Pot Size: Quart Pot

Will begin shipping Apr 1st 2024 . Ship date varies based on your location, hardiness zone, and the maturity level of the plant. If you have a specific shipping time request, please add it in the comments for your order.

Cyperus papyrus Graceful Grasses® 'King Tut®'


Pot Size: Quart Pot

  • Exotic focal point for containers
  • Great pond plant

King Tut® from Proven Winners is a fun addition to any garden, pond, or container!  It makes a great center plant for combinations with its unique look and tall upward growth.  Plant a grouping in your landscape and surround it with Supertunias or Wave Petunias for a massive head-turning display.  Also can be used as a pond plant.  If used as a pond plant do not plant the crown of the plant underwater.

Height: 48-72 inches
Spread: 36-48 inches

Uses: Combination Containers, Landscapes Ponds, Bogs (Water edge, do not plant crown below the surface of the water)
Notable Features: Deadheading Not Necessary, Heat Tolerant
Growth Habit: Upright Habit

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Customer reviews

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  • Unique beauty

    Posted by Amy Richardson on Oct 16th 2020

    My sister suggested I try King Tut and I'm glad that I did.
    It is a showpiece and gets attention. Plus it is elegant and very pretty.
    It's on my garden get list for next year.

  • HIGHLY recommended

    Posted by Rich catena on Oct 6th 2019

    Have planted King Tut several years now and have had great success... .. They tower over our flower bed at 6 to 7 feet and visitors always as ask about them