reed mace


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reed mace:

see cattailcattail
or reed mace,
any plant of the genus Typha, perennial herbs found in almost all open marshes. The cattail (also called club rush) has long narrow leaves, sometimes used for weaving chair seats, and a single tall stem bearing two sets of tiny flowers, the
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Amongst the species at The Greenhouse you can see ash, hawthorn, common reed mace, common water soldier and a range of wildflowers forming a meadow area around the building.
The lake is fringed by common reed and reed mace and the fluctuating water levels dictate what birds can be seen.