TYPHA LUGDUNENSIS (Typha gracilis)


In 11cm basket

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  • 13-15cm
  • 15-25cm
  • Sunny
  • Partially Shaded
  • Shaded
Common Name - Thin Bullrush or Reedmace

Supplied in - 1 litre basket (11cm/4" high)

Planting Depth - <p>Suitable for shelf depth 13-15cm(5-6”) or waterlogged mud </p> <p>Suitable for shelf depth 14-22cm (approx 6-9”)</p> 

Colour - Thin reedmace leaves and 10cm (4") light brown seedheads

Flowers - Seedhead in summer

Height - 90cm (36")

Aspect - Sunny/Partially Shaded

Attracts - Dragonflies

Origin - Non-native

Care Tips - Typha lugdunensis needs to be trimmed back in Autumn but will not be as invasive as the rootstock of the other tall Typha species. It can have pointed rootstock so placing the basket in a solid container is a good idea.

Extra info - Typha lugdunensis (formerly Typha gracilis) is a compact variety of tall reed mace. Typha species can be used in natural filtration projects like reed beds.

Plant orders are dispatched to UK destinations only. Your order will be picked in the Nursery and will be sealed in airtight packaging to keep it fresh during transit. Please unwrap all plants from their packaging as soon as possible and place in the situations specified on the plant ticket.

Order ValueDelivery Cost
£1.00 - £29.99 £6.00
£30.00 - £99.99 £12.00
£100.00 - £199.99 £24.00
£200+ £36.00

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