OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/24/22):
Typha domingensis   FAMILY Typhaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Typha domingensis   FAMILY Typhaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Typha domingensis

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 019-01-004:
Typha domingensis   FAMILY Typhaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Typha angustifolia

 

COMMON NAME:
Southern Cattail


NameThatPlant has no pictures at this time. You might try this link: Flora of the Southeastern United States

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/24/22):
Typha domingensis   FAMILY Typhaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Typha domingensis   FAMILY Typhaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Typha domingensis

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 019-01-004:
Typha domingensis   FAMILY Typhaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Typha angustifolia

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3596

Forb
Perennial
Monoecious

Native to the Coastal Plain of the Carolinas & Georgia

Common in Coastal Plain (rare in Piedmont)

Habitat: Brackish to nearly fresh waters of marshes and swamps, usually tidal, per Weakley's Flora

map
NEW! Click here to see a map from Weakley's Flora of the Southeastern US showing range and abundance.

Click here to see a map showing all occurrences known to SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria. (Zoom in to see more detail.)

LEAVES:
Simple

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Pistillate spike: Whitish-brown to cinnamon-brown Pistillate & staminate spikes usually separated by a gap
Unisexual

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Achene

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



 


Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME: