Native Freshwater Plants – Photo Mural # SP 292

List of 40 plant images within the photo mural

  • Bacopa caroliniana lemon bacopa (emersed - southeastern U.S.)
  • Bidens laevis bur marigold (entire U.S., except central)
  • Brasenia schreberi water shield (floating-leaved - most of U.S. and Canada)
  • Cephalanthus occidentalis buttonbush (tree - eastern half, U.S. and Canada)
  • Cladium jamaicense saw grass (grass-like - southeastern U.S.)
  • Crinum americanum swamp lily (southeastern U.S.)
  • Cyperus odoratus rusty flat sedge (grass-like - entire U.S., except northwest)
  • Eleocharis interstincta giant spikerush (grass-like - southeastern U.S.)
  • Equisetum hyemale horsetail (entire U.S. and Canada)
  • Eragrostis elliottii Elliott's love grass (grass-like - southeastern U.S.)
  • Fimbristylous cymosa hurricane grass (grass-like - FL)
  • Hibiscus coccineus scarlet rosemallow (southeastern U.S.)
  • Iris virginica blue flag (eastern half of U.S. and Canada)
  • Juncus effusus soft rush (grass-like - entire U.S. and Canada)
  • Lachnanthes caroliniana redroot (southeastern U.S. and eastern seaboard)
  • Limnobium spongia frog's bit (floating-leaved - southeastern U.S. to mid-west and NY)
  • Lobelia cardinalis cardinal flower (most of U.S. and eastern Canada)
  • Ludwigia leptocarpa hairy primrose willow (shrub - southeastern U.S. to PA)
  • Nelumbo lutea American lotus (floating-leaved - eastern 2/3rds U.S. and CA)
  • Nuphar advena spatterdock (floating-leaved - entire U.S. to northern Canada)
  • Nymphaea odorata fragrant water lily (floating-leaved - eastern half U.S. and Canada)
  • Nymphoides aquatica banana lily (floating-leaved - eastern half U.S. and Canada, and far west)
  • Panicum hemitomon maidencane (grass-like - emersed - southeastern U.S.)
  • Paspalidium geminatum Egyptian paspalidium (grass-like - emersed - southeastern U.S.)
  • Peltandra virginica green arrow arum (emersed - eastern half U.S. and Canada, and far west)
  • Polygonum densiflorum giant smartweed (emersed - southeastern U.S. to PA)
  • Pontederia cordata pickerelweed (emersed - eastern half of U.S. and Canada)
  • Potamogeton nodosus longleaf pondweed (floating-leaved - entire U.S., most of Canada)
  • Rhynchospora colorata star rush (grass-like - southeastern U.S.)
  • Sagittaria lancifolia bulltongue arrowhead (emersed - southeastern U.S.)
  • Sarracenia minor hooded pitcher plant (extreme southeastern U.S.)
  • Saururus cernuus lizard's tail (emersed - eastern half of U.S. and Canada)
  • Scirpus validus soft stem bulrush (grass-like - entire U.S. and Canada)
  • Spirodela polyrhiza giant duckweed (floating-leaved - entire U.S. and most of Canada)
  • Thalia geniculata alligator flag (FL, GA, LA)
  • Utricularia radiata little floating bladderwort (submersed - from TX to ME)
  • Vallisneria americana tape grass (submersed - most of U.S. and southern half of Canada)
  • Xyris ambigua morning yellow eyed (grass - southeastern U.S.)
  • Zephyranthes atamasco Atamasco lily (southeastern U.S.
  • Zizania aquatica wild rice (grass-like - eastern half of U.S. and Canada)