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Graceful Cattail (Typha laxmannii) 2" Potted hardy Marginal Plant

Graceful Cattail (Typha laxmannii) 2" Potted hardy Marginal Plant

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Enhance the beauty and biodiversity of your pond with Graceful Cattail (Typha laxmannii), a stunning and versatile marginal pond plant. Known for its elegant form and ecological benefits, this plant adds a touch of grace to any aquatic setting.

Key Features:

  1. Elegant Aesthetic: Graceful Cattail features slender, upright stems topped with distinctive brown seed heads, adding a graceful, architectural element to your pond. Its linear leaves provide a pleasing contrast to the water's surface, creating a picturesque scene.

  2. Ecological Benefits: Beyond its visual appeal, Typha laxmannii offers valuable ecological benefits. Its dense growth provides habitat and refuge for aquatic wildlife, including birds, insects, and amphibians, enhancing the biodiversity of your pond ecosystem.

  3. Water Filtration: This hardy plant plays a crucial role in maintaining water quality by absorbing excess nutrients and organic matter from the water, helping to reduce algae growth and promote a healthy aquatic environment.

  4. Low Maintenance: Graceful Cattail is easy to care for, requiring minimal maintenance once established. Regular removal of dead or decaying foliage and division of overcrowded clumps will help promote healthy growth and maintain its aesthetic appeal.

  5. Versatile Planting: Ideal for planting along pond margins or in shallow water, Typha laxmannii thrives in a variety of conditions, making it suitable for ponds, water gardens, and naturalistic aquatic landscapes.

Ideal Conditions:

  • Light: Prefers full sun to partial shade.
  • Water Depth: Suitable for shallow to medium water depths, making it ideal for pond margins or wetland areas.
  • Soil: Thrives in moist, nutrient-rich soil but can tolerate occasional dry spells.
  • Hardiness Zone: Hardy in zones 3-10, showcasing its adaptability to a wide range of climates.

Scientific Name: Typha latifolia
Height: Up to 72"
Light Requirements: Full sun to part shade
Water: Moist soil that won't dry out
Hardiness zones: 3 - 11
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  • Hitchhiker Warning

    We recommend cleaning all plants before adding them to your tank. We regularly perform quality checks prior to shipping plants. However, we cannot guarantee our plants to be snail or hitchhiker-free. If you do not want to risk snails, please consider rinsing plants, conducting a bleach dip, or quarantining plants prior to adding them in your aquarium. Snails are a natural part of working with live plants.