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Common Bulrush
(Typha latifolia)

  • £11.50

Common Bulrush (Typha latifolia)
This is the native Common Bulrush.  A large and very vigorous plant, not recommended for garden ponds, it is better planted in large lakes.  Produces dark chocolate coloured seed heads.  Also known as Greater Reedmace.  
  • Plant Type - Pond Marginal
  • Normally Available from - Mid April *
  • Water Depth - 1cm to 40cm
  • Height - 200cm to 240cm
  • Position - Full Sun
  • Growth - Fast
  • Flowers - Jul to Sep
  • Foliage - Deciduous 
  • Hardiness - Hardy
  • UK Native

Specific Plant Care:
Attractive seed heads may be left all winter if desired but best cleared if they fall into the water. Cut back foliage before spring growth starts.