New England Wild Flower Society

Typha latifolia

broad leaf cattail

Description coming soon

Height: 3-8 ft
Spread: 3-4 ft
Hardiness Zone: 2-10


Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Sun
Part Shade
Soil Moisture
Wet
Ecoregion
(83) Eastern Great Lakes Lowlands
(59) Northeastern Coastal Zone
(84) Atlantic Coastal Pine Barrens
(82) Acadian Plains and Hills
(58) Northeastern Highlands
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Songbirds
Other Pollinators/Wildlife
Host Plant
Landscape Use
Groundcover
Massing
Tolerance
Salt Tolerant
Additional Attributes
Edible
Low Maintenance


North American Distribution


broad leaf cattail Typha latifolia from New England Wild Flower Society