An attractive pond plant with stalk-like,flat, green foliage and brown catkins in early to late summer. Helps with soil erosion on lake banks and natural ponds. Provides cover for wildlife and can grow 4-9' tall, depending on conditions.
Common Cattails grow well in standing water and in marshes or wetlands. Great for naturalizing in areas where standing water and poor drainage are a problem. Tolerates occasional flooding as well as periods of drought.