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|Noun||1.||bullrush - tall marsh plant with cylindrical seed heads that explode when mature shedding large quantities of down; its long flat leaves are used for making mats and chair seats; of North America, Europe, Asia and North Africa|
cattail - tall erect herbs with sword-shaped leaves; cosmopolitan in fresh and salt marshes
|2.||bullrush - tall rush with soft erect or arching stems found in Eurasia, Australia, New Zealand, and common in North America|
rush - grasslike plants growing in wet places and having cylindrical often hollow stems