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Marginal Plants

Plants that prefer to grow at the margins of ponds, lakes and waterway.

A photo of Sweet Flag

Sweet Flag

Acorus spp.

A photo of Water Plantain

Water Plantain

Alisma spp.

American Swamp Lily

Saururus cernuus

A photo of Common Arum Lily

Common Arum Lily

Zantedeschia aethiopica

A photo of Blu Flag Iris

Blu Flag Iris

Iris versicolor

A photo of Bog Arum

Bog Arum

Calla palustris

A photo of Bogbean


Menyanthes trifoliata

A photo of Flowering Rush

Flowering Rush

Butomus spp.

A photo of Kingcup


Caltha spp.

A photo of Cardinal Flower

Cardinal Flower

Lobelia cardinalis

A photo of True Sedges

True Sedges

Carex spp.

A photo of Corkskrew Rush

Corkskrew Rush

Juncus effusus f. spiralis

A photo of Water Buttons

Water Buttons

Cotula spp.

A photo of Umbrella Plant

Umbrella Plant

Cyperus spp.

A photo of Cottongrass


Eriophorum spp.

A photo of Sweet grass

Sweet grass

Glyceria spp.

A photo of Grey Club-Rush 'Zebrinus'

Grey Club-Rush 'Zebrinus'

Schoenoplectus lacustris ssp. tabernaemontani 'Zebrinus'

A photo of Chameleon Plant

Chameleon Plant

Houttuynia spp.

A photo of Japanese Iris

Japanese Iris

Iris laevigata

Marsh St. John's Wort

Hypericum elodes

Blotched Monkey Flower

Erythranthe lutea

A photo of Watermilfoil


Myriophyllum spp.

A photo of Pickerel Weed

Pickerel Weed

Pontederia cordata

A photo of Arrowhead


Sagittaria spp.

A photo of Soft Rush

Soft Rush

Juncus effusus

A photo of Bur-reed


Sparganium spp.

A photo of Bullrush


Typha spp.

A photo of Water Forget-Me-Not

Water Forget-Me-Not

Myosotis scorpioides

A photo of Water Mint

Water Mint

Mentha aquatica

A photo of Yellow Flag Iris

Yellow Flag Iris

Iris pseudacorus

A photo of Calla Lily 'Pink Puppy'

Calla Lily 'Pink Puppy'

Zantedeschia 'Pink Puppy'