Wetland Plants

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  • Arrow Arum

    Arrow Arum is a wetland plant in the Eastern US and Canada. It is also found in Florida along the Gulf Coast. It can tolerate low oxygen levels. It is an invasive plant in some places in North America. The leaves are variable in size but usually shaped like an arrowhead

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  • Arrowhead Viburnum Plant

    >The Arrowhead is also known as the Bull Tongue plant. Many wildlife creatures use this for food and grows well in zones two to ten. It is perfect for adding to your water garden or planting around any body of water you may have on your property. This plant will grow up to four feet tall and the foliage is unique in that it looks similar to arrowheads

  • Bent Trillium

    Bent Trillium is an amazing plant for gardens. This plant can grow to be twelve to eighteen inches tall and does great when planted in climate zones three through nine. This plant loves to be in partial sunlight and also partially shaded areas

  • Blue Flag Iris

    The Blue Flag Iris plant is a beautiful flowering perennial that is easy to grow and maintain. It grows best in climate zones five through nine and will be anywhere from one to three feet tall. It can be used for bordering, as a stand alone piece or planting in groups for more color. This flower will bloom during the spring and summer months of the year and will need a full sunlight environment.

  • Cattail

    The Cattail is a beautiful grass that will grow to be anywhere from two to three feet tall. It prefers soils that are moist, but well drained and can grow in either full or partial sunlight environments. This plant will do best in climate zones two through eleven and should be planted three feet apart if planting more than one.&

  • Coon Tail Grass

    Coon Tail Grass is an excellent plant and is perfect for bordering or edging your yard, driveways or walkways.  Hardy zones two to eleven is the best zones it prefers and will prefer moist but well-drained soil conditions

  • Duck Potato

    The Duck Potato plant is a great one to consider when adding to your natural area.  It will need moist soil conditions with a full sunlight environment.  It will stand out amongst your other flowers and plants but will not overshadow them.  This plant is also perfect for bordering or edging and will give an immaculate appearance to your driveways and walkways.

  • Duck Weed

    Duck Weed is a beautiful and great plant to use in your garden or landscape area. This plant will need moist soil conditions and a full sunlight environment to reach its potential. A good thing is that this plant will show itself year after year. It is the perfect grass to border your landscape

  • Dwarf Crested Iris

    >The Dwarf Crested Iris is a beautiful flowering plant that will help make a statement in your landscape. It grows to be anywhere from six to ten inches tall.  The flowers on this plant will appear from early spring to the hot part of the summer.

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  • Jewel Weed

    Jewel Weed will do great in natural areas.  This plant is also amazing and will bring hummingbirds into a garden with the brightly colored orange flowers that it will produce.  It will grow great in light sunlight and also in partially shaded areas

  • Obedient Plant

    Obedient Plant is easily grown in various soils. In too much shade, or hot temperatures, sometimes the stems flop. This plant is also called False Dragonhead. This plant is found from Canada to Southern US in a variety of habitats.

  • Pickerelweed

    Pickerelweed is a North American native, wetland plant. This plant grows in wetlands that range from eastern Canada south to Argentina. They grow in rivers and swamps. This plant is in flooded areas, so it is dependent on the stem to carry oxygen to the roots

  • River Oats

    The clumps grow to 2-5 feet tall and the panicles droop and change colors throughout the seasons. Colors go from green to a rich brown which happens later in the summer to the fall. A low maintenance grass that tolerates deep shade and likes to be in healthy clumps.

  • Showy Goldenrod

    Showy Goldenrod are also known as Solidago Speciosa. Hardy planting zones are 3-9. Perennials are showy flowers. The Showy Goldenrod is a fast growing perennial and will thrive in various soil types.  This plant will look great in natural areas.  It will add a special natural touch to all gardens.  This plant is easy to care for and will require no maintenance.

  • Smartweed

    Smartweed has green to red stems that entwine between the alternate leaves. The leaves are marked with chevrons that are kind of darkened. This plant has a cone-shaped pink or purple bloom with flowers growing along the stalk.

  • St. John’s Wort

    This is a hedge plant that grows around barrens,limestone glades, and rocky hills.Needs full sun light and some shade.Soil needs to be rich sandy loam soil. This plant does well in natural areas, shade and rock gardens.

  • Swamp Sunflower

    Swamp Sunflower has yellow blooms with many petals surrounding a dark brown disk. The blooms are usually about 2 inches wide. These plants are a nice accent for any flower garden, because bright the yellow flowers add wonderful color.


Wetland Plants Help the Environment.

Wetland Plants are great for planting in areas of standing water or swampy areas. The plant’s roots can act as a natural network to stabilize the soil along the edge of the water. The plants also provide shelter to fish and animals. They are excellent to use in restoration projects, storm water projects, and naturalized areas.

Cattails are among the most commonly known, and one of the most important native wetland plants. Cattails provide habitats, improves water quality and provides food for wildlife. Native Americans made flour from cattail roots.

River Oats are named for its oat-like seed-heads, and where it likes to grow; river and stream banks, Birds and small mammals like to eat it’s seeds. River Oats are easy to grow and nearly maintenance-free. They are aggressive growers, so they may need to be kept under control depending upon placement.

Pickerelweed likes to grows in shallow freshwater, such as marshes, pond edges, lakes, and streams. This plant is easily recognized by its beautiful flowers – large spikes with clusters of violet-blue flowers.

There are many benefits to preserving wetlands and wetland plants. Some of the cost benefits are easy to realize, but others have an impact in many indirect ways.

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