When above the waterline, Water Mermaid exhibits leaves that resemble rosemary with serrated ed... Ranunculus flammula, Creeping Spearwort, is found in wet soils and is particularly common in moist forests, stream banks, and along the shores of rivers, ponds and lakes. The marsh rabbit is a brownish, medium-sized rabbit. Although it tolerates hot and humid summers quite well, it will not do well in severe... Rudbeckia triloba, Brown Eyed Susan, grows in moist to dry soils in full sun to part shade. Four squarerush has a distinct four sided stem which is dark green in color. WETLAND PLANTS โ€“ full species list (English) RECORDING FORM METHOD: wetland plants (full species list) survey Survey a single Focal Pond in each 1km square Aim: To assess pond quality and conservation value using plants, by recording all wetland plant โ€ฆ The bold Plants vs. Zombies: Journey to the West means that plant is a hero instead of a regular plant. This hardy lakeshore perennial herb is typically found in shallow waters of pond edges,  sedge meadows, marshes, alon... Iris versicolor, Blue flag iris, is a hardy lakeshore herbacious perennial typically found in the shallow waters of pond edges, sedge meadows, marshes, along stream banks and in forested moist soil wetlands. In order to be considered a true marginal pond plant, the variety m Panicum virgatum, Panic grass, is a colonizing perennial grass that grows in large clumps 3-6' tall with sturdy, flat, glossy leaf blades. Fish use these plants for breeding grounds, and birds like swans, ducks and geese use bulrushes for food. It forms slender inflorescence in June whi... Caltha palustris, Marsh marigold, is one of the earliest blooming spring ephemerals in a wetland. Water birds, such as ducks and herons, are also common in freshโ€ฆ The bright green cylindrical stems of Juncus effusus are fairly soft. Pointed broom sedge grows 1-2’ tall and provides great food and cover for song birds in wet meadow habitats. Flowers open about 3 hours after ... Hibiscus moscheutos, Swamp rose-mallow, is a  fast growing cold-hardy plant. Generally, this is a perennial plant, but it depends on the climate. Glyceria... Helianthus angustifolius, Swamp sunflower, is a narrow leaf perennial sunflower that will thrive in moist soil with full sun to part shade. Leaves are alternate with irregularly serrated edges, smooth above and velvety underneath. Decodon verticillatus is often found on the edges of standing water, lazy streams or marshy swamp... Dulichium arundinaceum, Three way sedge,  is one of the easier to identify sedges. Also grows well in โ€ฆ One of the most beautiful plants found on the marsh โ€“ the lavender color flowers are easy to recognize and itโ€™s blooming right about now, usually it stands up taller (up to two feet) than the surrounding grasses. I... Elymus riparius, Riverbank wild rye, is aptly named for its utility when doing streambank or riverbank rehabilitation. They are generally placed on planting shelves within the pond. Small white flowers of Phyla... Physostegia virginiana, Obedient plant, gets its name from an unusual trait, when you turn the flowers by pushing them sideways, they stay there. The Madrona Marsh Preserve has been designated as a Significant Ecological Area by Los Angeles County, which means it contains irreplaceable biological resources.. 101 species in the Madrona Marsh Preserve are Special Status, that is, native species that have been accorded special legal or management protection because of their continued existence is in question. The leaves of Rice cut grass form a very rough minutely toothed edge that makes it unpalatable to many herbivore mammals... Lobelia cardinalis, Cardinal Flower, is a relatively short-lived herbaceous perennial that grows in nice clumps from 2-3' tall and less than 1' in diameter. The narrow-leaf cattail has thinner leaves than the common, which has broad leaves. Just under 1' tall, it can be grown individually or in nice tight clusters along shorelines ... Eleocharis obtusa, Spike rush, is typically one of the first colonizers of a freshly dug storm water basin or pond. 3. This list may not reflect recent changes (). The importance of salt marsh plants.