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water gardens Name Botanical Name Comments
MARSH MARIGOLD Caltha palustris
A hardy bog plant with early summer golden flowers
PALM, UMBRELLA Cyperus alternifolius
Tall plant with long drooping leaves radiating from center
PICKEREL WEED Pontederia
Spikes of blue flowers on tall stalks with spear-shaped leaves
PARROT FEATHER Myriophyllum aquaticum Small, lime green, ferny leaves in whorls, easy to grow
RUSH, COMMON Juncus effusus
Round, narrow, grass-like leaves, neat growth habit
SEDGE Carex aquatillis Grassy arching leaves with brown seed heads
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