Also called Phragmites and common reed.  Sources differ as to whether there are other species within its genus, leading some sources to use just the genus name Phragmites, and others to call it a subspecies Phragmites australis subsp. australis.

Due to the above, sources differ on whether Phragmites is native to Eurasia, or is worldwide.  Invasive > learn+quiz Invasive > Global Invasive > in USA+Canada Invasive > report it! Invasive > in USA Invasive > in USFS (.pdf) Invasive > in Michigan

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

Learn more about Eurasian phragmites Phragmites australis

Best Control Practices BCP (Michigan) (.pdf) Best Control Practices BCP (Ontario) (.pdf) and its Technical Bulletin (.pdf) Best Control Practices BCP (Ontario) 🇫🇷 en français (.pdf) Site Prioritization Tool (Ontario) (.pdf) Biological Control in Eastern USA (.pdf page 139)

Discover Life Encyclopedia of Life Google Google images Michigan Flora USDA PLANTS db USFS Wikipedia