narrow-leaf cattail

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Noun1.narrow-leaf cattail - reed maces of America, Europe, North Africa, Asianarrow-leaf cattail - reed maces of America, Europe, North Africa, Asia
cattail - tall erect herbs with sword-shaped leaves; cosmopolitan in fresh and salt marshes
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Before the 1880s, the narrow-leaf cattail that originated in Europe was found only in the North Atlantic coastal region.
In North America, the most widespread and abundant species are the broad-leaf cattail (Typha latifolia), the narrow-leaf cattail (Typha angustifolia) and the southern cattail (Typha domingensis).
The common cattail shares its range with other related species and hybridizes with Typha angustifolia, narrow-leaf cattail to form white cattail.