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A WATER GARDEN ICON! Smaller, easier to manage version of the iconic pond cattail! The velvety hotdog shaped seed heads add beauty to the water garden all year round!
GROW YOUR OWN OASIS! Turn your drab pond into a lush paradise simply by adding plants! Aquatic plants are ESSENTIAL for giving any pond or bog a natural, beautiful look!
MOTHER NATURE KNOWS BEST! Water plants act as filters & work WONDERS for the clarity and quality of your water–naturally! They also provide excellent habitat for your prized fish and other wildlife!
WINTER HARDY & BLACK THUMB FRIENDLY! Pond plants are forgiving & super simple to grow for years to come! All they need is plenty of moisture & some gravel or soil to hold roots in place! Easy as that!
100% QUALITY GUARANTEE! Our plants are grown & shipped by skilled, trusted aquatic plant experts. Your plant is guaranteed to arrive alive and healthy!
POND PLANT BIO:
This cattail is a smaller and easier to manage variety of the iconic pond cattail! The classic velvety brown, hotdog shaped flowers/seed heads are smaller, and the plant spreads less vigorously, making it perfect for water gardens of any size! The beautiful, grassy foliage of cattails is perfect for giving your pond a softer, more natural look all while providing an excellent habitat for wildlife!
Common name: Graceful Cattail
Botanical name: Typha gracilis
Bloom color: Brown
Bloom time: Summer
Plant height: 2-3 ft.
Plant spread: 2-3 ft.
Light requirements: Full sun to shade
Water depth: 1-6 in.
USDA hardiness zones:
Can not be shipped to: PR
NOTES FROM THE EXPERTS AT CHALILY: Our live plants are delivered as bare root plants. This means that the plant has mature, growing root structures ready to be planted. We recommend Chalily Lily and Lotus Fertilizer for all flowering aquatic plants.