Typhaceae Typha latifolia L.

Broadleaf Cattail

Blackfoot - Fiber, Clothing

Use documented by:
Johnston, Alex, 1987, Plants and the Blackfoot, Lethbridge, Alberta. Lethbridge Historical Society, page 19

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Scientific name: Typha latifolia L.
USDA symbol: TYLA (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Broadleaf Cattail
Family: Typhaceae
Family (APG): Typhaceae
Native American Tribe: Blackfoot
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Clothing
Notes: Down used as diapers.

RECRD: 60548 id: 41183