Wetland Plants II

Wetland Environments
Thomas A. Eddy

The following pictures illustrate obligate and facultative plants typical of wetlands in the central United States. Common and scientific generic names are given for each plant. Click on small images to see larger versions.

Water Plantain
Alisma
Arrowhead
Sagittaria
Rush
Juncus
Water Willow
Justica
Willow
Salix
Salt Cedar
Tamarix
Palespike Lobelia
Lobelia
Sumpweed
Iva
Loosestrife
Lythrum
Swamp Milkweed
Asclepias
Ericaceous (shrub)
Vaccinium
Bulrush
Scirpus
Carex Sedge
Carex
Horsetail (dark shoots)
Equisetum


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