Typhaceae Typha latifolia L.

Broadleaf Cattail

Chippewa - Fiber, Basketry

Use documented by:
Densmore, Frances, 1928, Uses of Plants by the Chippewa Indians, SI-BAE Annual Report #44:273-379, page 378

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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: Chippewa
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Basketry
Notes: Used for baskets.

RECRD: 43097 id: 41200