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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
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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