Phragmites australis australis
Phragmites australis australis
(common reed)
Plants
Exotic

Impact ID4231
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionOnce introduced, Phragmites australis quickly outgrows native plant communities, changing them from lower mixed-statured communities into tall grass monocultures.
Reference30163
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationNorth America

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