Typhaceae Typha latifolia L.

Broadleaf Cattail

Pomo - Fiber, Clothing

Use documented by:
Barrett, S. A., 1952, Material Aspects of Pomo Culture, Bulletin of the Public Museum of the City of Milwaukee 20, page 92

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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: Pomo
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Clothing
Notes: Skins used as swaddling clothes or soft padding.

RECRD: 40678 id: 41354