reedmace


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Related to reedmace: cattail, Common cattail
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Noun1.reedmace - tall marsh plant with cylindrical seed heads that explode when mature shedding large quantities of downreedmace - 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
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5m north east of its junction with Breckfield Road North in a north easterly direction to a point 6m south west of its junction with Reedmace Road (2 spaces); (iii) north west side, from a point 5m north east of its junction with Reedmace Road in a north easterly direction for a distance of 10m (2 spaces); (iv) north west side, from a point 5m south west of its junction with Tilia Road in a south westerly direction for a distance of 10m (2 spaces); (v) north west side, from a point 5m north east of its junction with Tilia Road in a north easterly direction to a point 5m south west of its junction with Chilmark Street (4 spaces); (vi) north west side, from a point 5.
We're off to Cragside in Northumberland in search of reedmace, which was not a plant I was familiar with - at least I thought I wasn't - but when described I pin it down to what I thought was bulrush.
I trained Lady Howard's very first winner, Reedmace," says Ernie, whose numerous winners for the Lord included Sarissa, whose most notable success came in the 1977 Princess Margaret Stakes at Ascot.
Only the hardy emergent species such as common reed and reedmace can survive in these conditions, eventually leading to poor habitat diversity.
LAURA HANNA, 21 Reedmace Close, Kings Norton, Birmingham B38 9QZ
and are surrounded by reed (Phragmites australis), reedmace (Typha spp.
Harrison (23) of Reedmace Close, Kings Norton, who admitted obtaining a pecuniary advantage by deception and interfering with the mail, was also put on a community rehabilitation order for two years.