These pictures show case the beautiful scenery and benefit provided by native pond and wetland plants. The beautiful flowers provide an aesthetic that you can continue to see year after year. Insects, such as bees and butterflies, benefit from these native flowers as well. This creates an ecosystem which will benefit your pond or wetland.
Golden Canna (Canna flaccida) flowering onsite with Pickerel Weed flowers in the background.
Pickerel Weed (Pontederia cordata) flowering.*
Duck Potato/Bulltongue (Sagittaria lancifolia) flower.*
A wasp on White Water Lily (Nymphea odorata).*
A damselfly onsite overlooking Common Rush (Juncus effusus).*
A damselfly hanging on Spikerush (Eleocharis sp.)*
Flower of White Water Lily (Nymphea odorata) flowering in the middle of the day.
A longjawed orbweaver wating for insects to fly out from the water lillies below.*
Powdery Alligator Flag (Thalia dealbata) flowering.
Flower spike of American Floating Pondweed (Potamogeton nodosus).
Flower of American Water Willow (Justicia americana).
*Photo provided courtesy of Jon Logan Photography.