Cattail -

(Typha latifolia)

Aquatic Plants

Other Common Names: Common Cattail, Broadleaf Cattail , Bulrush, Cossack Asparagus, Flags, Reed Mace
Family: Typhaceae Genus: Typha Species: latifolia
Jennifer Fletcher Planted · 6 years ago
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Cattails can be invasive and get out of hand in a small lake. I would recommend planting them in containers that are submerged in the garden pond. They are aquatic plants that require consistently boggy or wet soil.

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