Herbaceous Plant Recommendations

PLANT RECOMMENDATIONS:  HERBACEOUS


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  PLANTS FOR MEDIUM TO DRY SITES



PLANTS WITH ORNAMENTAL FLOWERS

Caltha palustris
Rudbeckia fulgida

Eupatorium fistulosum


  
  SALT TOLERANT WETLAND PLANTS


Spartina pectinata (3)
Juncus gerardii (NA)

Juncus roemerianus (25)
Schoenoplectus pungens (15)


Note:  Numbers in ( ) indicate maximum salinity tolerance in parts per thousand (PPT)
              (NA) indicates maximum salinity tolerance is not quantified in the literature.


  PLANTS THAT ARE SUITABLE FOR PERMANENT INUNDATION

Caltha palustris (6)
Schoenoplectus acutus (36)
Schoenoplectus atrovirens (6)
Schoenoplectus pungens (6)



Note:  Numbers in ( ) indicate maximum planting depth in inches


                                                             PLANTS WITH PARTIAL SHADE TOLERANCE

Caltha palustris
Dryopteris marginalis
Carex stipata
Thelypteris palustris