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Wetland Plants for Central Texas

Central Texas native plants that work well in riparian and other wetland areas.

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Amorpha fruticosaIndigo bush
False indigo bush
False indigo
Desert false indigo
Andropogon glomeratusBushy bluestem
Brushy bluestem
Arisaema dracontiumGreen dragon
Dragonroot
Greendragon
Carex blandaEastern woodland sedge
Creek sedge
Common wood sedge
Cephalanthus occidentalisCommon buttonbush
Buttonbush
Button willow
Chasmanthium latifoliumInland sea oats
Indian wood oats
Wild oats
River oats
Flathead oats
Upland Oats
Upland Sea Oats
Conoclinium coelestinumBlue mistflower
Wild ageratum
Blue boneset
Mistflower
Cyperus retroflexusOneflower flatsedge
Equisetum hyemale var. affineScouringrush horsetail
Equisetum laevigatumHorsetail
Smooth horsetail
Erythrina herbaceaCoralbean
Cherokee bean
Red cardinal
Fraxinus pennsylvanicaGreen ash
Red ash
Swamp ash
River ash
Water ash
Darlington ash
Hibiscus moscheutosCrimson-eyed rose-mallow
Marshmallow hibiscus
Iris brevicaulisZigzag iris
Iris virginicaVirginia iris
Great blue flag
Southern blue flag
Kosteletzkya virginicaVirginia saltmarsh mallow
Virginia fen-rose
Saltmarsh mallow
Seashore mallow
Lobelia cardinalisCardinal flower
Ludwigia peploidesCreeping water-primrose
Floating primrose-willow
Water-primrose
Malvaviscus arboreus var. drummondiiTurkscap
Drummond's Turkscap
Drummond Turkscap
Wax Mallow
Drummond's Wax Mallow
Drummond Wax Mallow
Red Mallow
Texas Mallow
Mexican Apple
Sleeping Hibiscus
Bleeding Hearts
Manzanilla
Marsilea macropodaBigfoot water clover
Water clover
Clover-fern
Largefoot pepperwort
Maclura pomiferaOsage orange
Bois d' arc
Bodark
Horse apple
Hedge apple
Bowwood
Yellowwood
Naranjo chino
Morus rubraRed mulberry
Moral
Muhlenbergia schreberiNimblewill
Nymphaea odorataAmerican White Water-lily
Fragrant White Water-lily
Fragrant Water-lily
White Water-lily
Sweet-scented White Water-lily
Sweet-scented Water-lily
Beaver-root
Physostegia intermediaSpring obedient plant
Marsh obedient plant
Slender false dragonhead
Intermediate false dragonhead
Phyla nodifloraTexas frogfruit
Turkey tangle fogfruit
Frogfruit
Platanus occidentalisAmerican sycamore
Eastern sycamore
American plane tree
Plane tree
Buttonwood
Buttonball tree
Populus deltoides ssp. deltoidesEastern cottonwood
Southern cottonwood
Carolina poplar
Eastern poplar
Necklace poplar
Alamo
Prunus mexicanaMexican plum
Bigtree plum
Inch plum
Pteridium aquilinumWestern bracken fern
Bracken fern
Western bracken
Bracken
Ptelea trifoliataWafer ash
Common hoptree
Hop tree
Quercus macrocarpaBur oak
Burr oak
Savannah oak
Overcup oak
Prairie oak
Mossy-cup oak
Mossy-overcup oak
Blue oak
Rhus aromaticaFragrant sumac
Aromatic sumac
Lemon sumac
Polecat bush
Sagittaria lancifoliaLanceleaf Arrowhead
Duck-potato
Bulltongue arrowhead
Sabal minorDwarf palmetto
Bush palmetto
Palmetto
Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensisCommon elderberry
Black elder
Mexican elderberry
Common elder
Elderberry
Tapiro
Sauco
Schoenoplectus californicusCalifornia bulrush
California club-rush
Giant Bulrush
Taxodium distichumBald cypress
Baldcypress
Common bald cypress
Southern bald cypress
Deciduous cypress
Southern cypress
Swamp cypress
Red cypress
White cypress
Yellow cypress
Gulf cypress
Tidewater red cypress
Tilia americana var. carolinianaCarolina basswood
Florida basswood
Small-leaved basswood
Downy basswood
Carolina linden
Florida linden
Small-leaved linden
Downy linden
Ulmus crassifoliaCedar elm
Fall elm
Basket elm
Scrub elm
Lime elm
Texas elm
Southern rock elm
Olmo
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