INFO + CARE
genus: Cyrtosperma Griff.
type: medium-sized to gigantic helophytes with thick, condensed, creeping rhizomes
native range: New Guinea and associated islands, Malesia
zone: 10 to 13
height: 1,5 to 4 m
spread: 1 to 3 m
type species: Cyrtosperma lasioides Griff.
bloom time: seldom flowers
bloom description: varies among species
sun: part sun to part shade
water: medium to wet
maintenance: medium to high
soil type: loose, well-draining, 'breathing' potting mix with constant water access
toxicity: toxic to pets