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  • Acorus calamus
    Brief description and pictures of acorus calamus, or sweetflag

  • Anacharis
    Anacharis is a valuable submersible plant in the water garden or pond because of its nitrate-using function and as a home for fry, and food for fish

  • Cattails
    Cattails can be a fine addition to the pond when the right species are chosen and properly planted

  • Water Lilies
    Looking for information on water lilies? Want to see water lily pictures? Here you will find all you need to know to plant and grow waterlilies, including hardy water lilies and tropical water lilies.

  • Houttuynia cordata
    Houttuynia is a perennial and makes an excellent bog or water garden plant when grown in a container.

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 Charles B. Thomas

 Chinese Chestnut


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Red Flair 

 Dwarf bamboo


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 Panama Pacific

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Variagated cattail

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 Water poppy

Red flare

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 Texas dawn

Houtinia cordata

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 White, hardy lotus

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 Charles Thomas (Purple Water Lily)