Typha angustifolia

Narrowleaf cattail

Tall grass with showy seed head; forms dense stands of long linear leaves, can tolerate 15 ppt salinity.

Characteristics & Attributes

Wetland Indicator Status
(OBL) Obligate wetland
Plant Type
Grass/Grasslike
Mature Height
Up to 12'
Planting Zone
Littoral Shelf
Vegetated Shelf
Shallow Water
Classification by Use
Constructed Wetland
Wetland Mitigation
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