We have mummy wheat,—cloth of papyrus, which is a kind of straw.
Wreaths of papyrus crowned these dishes with their green foliage.
Papyrus, like the art of writing upon it, came originally from Egypt.
It was impossible to get it away without tearing the outer sheets of papyrus.
The pond is edged by papyrus plants, which are alternately in blossom and in bud.