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Typha latifolia   

Very aggressive plant for wet soils and shallow water. Grows 5-7’ tall with an attractive seed head. Good fall color. 

 
    Common Name:Cattail
    Hardiness Zones:5-8
    Exposure:  
    Native:Yes
    Deer Resistant:Yes
 
Growing Tips: Requires consistently moist soil.

About Typha: There are many varieties of cattails ranging from 6" to 8' tall. they all have the characteristic brown seed head and vertical foliage. Perfect for naturalizing along streams, ponds, lakes and wetlands where it provides habitat for wildlife. As an aquatic, it is ideal for the water garden or water feature. Note: Some may be invasive.