Submerged Aquatic Plants

American pondweed           Potamogeton nodosus

Coontail                                 Ceratophyllum demersum

Illinois pondweed                Potamogeton illinoiensis

Muskgrass                             Chara vulgara

Sago pondweed                   Stuckenia pectinatus

Southern naiad                    Najas guadalupensis

Water Stargrass                    Heteranthera dubia

Waterthread pondweed      Potamogeton diversifolius

Wildcelery                             Vallisneria americana

Emergent Aquatic Plants

American bulrush                Scirpus pungens

American Waterwillow        Justicia americana

Arrow arum                           Peltandra virginica

Arrowhead                            Sagittaria latifolia

Bog lily                                   Crinum americanum

Bullsedge                              Carex hyalinolepis

Bulltongue, duck potato     Sagittaria graminea

Copper iris                             Iris fulva

Dwarf spikerush                   Eleocharis parvula

Flatsedge                              Cyperus sp.

Flatstem spikerush              Eleocharis macrostachya

Lizard’s tail                            Saururus cernuus

Blue Flag Iris                        Iris virginica

Mud plantain                        Heteranthera reniformis

Pennywort                             Hydrocotle sp

Pickerelweed                        Pontederia cordata

Slender spikerush               Eleocharis acicularis

Soft rush                                Juncus effusus

Softstem bulrush                 Schoenoplectus tabermontanii

Spider lily                              Hymenocallis caroliniana

Squarestem spikerush        Eleocharis quadrangulata

Sweetflag                              Acorus calamus

Tall burhead                         Echinodorus berteroi

Water hyssop                        Bacopa monnieri

Water pepper                        Polygonum hydropiperoides

Water plantain                      Alisma triviale

Floating-leaved aquatic plants

Blue waterlily                        Nymphaea elegans

White (fragrant) waterlily    Nymphaea odorata

Yellow waterlily                    Nymphaea mexicana

American lotus                     Nelumbo lutea

Aquatic and shoreline shrubs

Buttonbush                           Cephalanthus occidentalis

Halbert-leaf mallow             Hibiscus militaris

Wooly rose mallow              Hibiscus lasiocarpus

Grasses

Southern watergrass           Hydrochloa caroliniensis

Knotgrass                              Paspalum distichum

Maidencane                          Panicum hemitomon