Taxon  Report   8176 
Typha angustifolia  L.
Nail rod,  Narrow leaf cattail, Narrowleaf cattail
Typha angustifolia
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
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Typha angustifolia
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Typha angustifolia
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Typha angustifolia, a monocot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is not native to California.

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Typha angustifolia
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Typha
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Typha angustifolia var. calumetensis
PLANTS: Typha angustifolia var. elongata
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2016).

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