Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Typha from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
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)
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Flora of North America
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Native to the Coastal Plain of the Carolinas & Georgia
Common in Coastal Plain (rare in Piedmont)
CLICK HERE to see a map, notes, and images from Weakley's Flora of the Southeastern US.
Click here to see a map showing all occurrences known to SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria. (Zoom in to see more detail.)
Pistillate spike: Whitish-brown to cinnamon-brown Pistillate & staminate spikes usually separated by a gap
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Wildflowers of the Eastern United States (Duncan & Duncan, 1999) p137
- Field Guide to the Wildflowers of Georgia (Chafin, 2016) p427
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