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Q.Do cattail carry ticks?

Zone E8k3v1 | rjstruve added on October 27, 2019 | Answered

I want to use cattail as a decoration. I wanted to know if it carries ticks?

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Answered on October 29, 2019

Normally, ticks will grow and live wherever they can! They aren't the most preferred home for tick, though.

Here is an article that will give you information on these plants: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/water-plants/cattails/controlling-cattails.htm

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