Typha latifolia (Marginal Aquatic)Common Bulrush

Hardy Perennial

What is Hardy Perennial?
A plant that lives for more than two years.
Capable of withstanding outdoor winter temperatures down to -15C.

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Height Up to 240cm (94.5in)
Spread Up to 150cm (59.1in)

Hardy Perennial

water garden

Full sun

Flowering Months

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A familiar sight across Britain’s waterways, Typha latifolia is the Common Bulrush. This large, vigorous species produces tall, strap-like foliage and upright flowers stems reaching heights of 2.4m (94"). The distinctive, chocolate brown, cigar-shaped blooms make as attractive sight and remain intact throughout the winter, long after the foliage has died back. Typha latifolia is a hardy native perennial that makes an excellent marginal aquatic for lakes and very large ponds. Height: 240cm (94"). Spread: 150cm (59"). Planting depth: Zones 2 and 3 to 30cm (12") below water level.

Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival images are an indication only.

1 x 3 litre potted typha plant (78464)
1 x 1 litre potted typha plant (78463)
3 x 1 litre potted typha plants (78067)

How to Grow
Grow Typha fully submerged in the margins of ponds with the crown to a maximum depth of up to 30cm (12") below water level. Choose a position in full sun.
More Info
Typha produces attractive seedheads which may be left in place for winter interest if required. Cut back the old stems to just above the water's surface, before new growth commences in spring.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £4.99.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £6.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.

For more information on how we send your plants please visit our Helpful Guide on plant sizes.

Thompson & Morgan strives to ensure that all its plants are delivered to you in the perfect condition for planting. Sadly, the time it takes to deliver to certain locations in the UK means that we can't guarantee this, so regretfully we are unable to ship live plants to the following areas: HS, IV41-IV49, IV51, IV55-56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR24, ZE1-ZE3

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