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Typhaceae (rights holder: 2010 Moorea Biocode)© 2010 Moorea Biocode (licence)

Cattail Family

Stout, monoecious, rhizomatous perennial herbs rooted in mud. Stems erect, simple, without nodes, terminated by dense cylindric flower spikes. Leaves distichous, simple, linear, ± glaucous, entire, ± all basal, with long, open, but tightly clasping sheathing bases; the free part of the leaves usually twisted. Flowers unisexual, very numerous, densely crowded in a terminal spike, the male flowers i... © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings (licence)

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Taxonomic Completion
2 of 2 accepted Genera
Global Pollen Project UUID
Botanical Reference
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