|Cattails: (Typha sp.) Male flowering heads are stripped into plastic
bags in June.
Go to Cattail Recipes.
|Slip bag over top head (male flowering head). Female head is below and may be boiled and eaten like corn on the cob. I did not say it would taste like corn on the cob. Use your imagination.|
|New cattail shoots are stripped of outer sheaths and
saute. Here with chive blossoms, tulip petals, shunkiku, pansies
and arugala. (more)
Below: Young spring cattail shoots ready for picking.