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Shelf Plants, Bog Plants, Shallow water aquatic plants120 Products

Call them 'shelf plants', 'bog pants', or 'shallow water aquatic plants'.
These plants can bring a lot to the table. 
Filtering the water, providing habitat for frogs and small fish. Creating some of the most beautiful corners of the pond and softening hard edges to give the natural appearance. Some of these plants like only wet soil, some can handle being planted 2 inches or as much as 2 feet deep! See details to plant properly.
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Plant Description   Dazzling, ruffled white petals with yellow-green signals and handsome, green sword-like foliage. This is such a lovely addition to any water garden setting, grows quite tall at 30-40", so be sure to place it behind shorter varieties. Prefers moist soil and grows well in stream beds and...
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Plant Description Zebra Rush will add some excitement to your water garden feature with the horizontal, green and white stripes and the lush, grass-like foliage.   Planting Instructions   Grow in containers in your pond in 0-6" of water over soil , in full sun to part shade. Adds a...
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Plant Description   Unusual flowers on this lovely plant. White petals surround a tall cone in the center of the bloom and has a sweet fragrance. Foliage is waxy green. Grows to 12" tall in part sun to part shade and has a running spread. Flowers and foliage may be...
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Plant Description   Yellow Eyed Grass has narrow, grassy leaves and sunny-yellow flowers that resemble buttercups. Clumping habitat and self seeding, thrives in moist soil and full sun. Grows to 8" tall. A delight in any water garden or bog setting! Planting Instructions   Plant in moist, loamy soil in...
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Plant Description Yamataikoku Ensata Iris has very SHOWY blooms that are dripping in rich, violet -purple color across the petals. Flowers are held regally above the green foliage and plant grows 36-40" tall, in moist, acidic, well composted soil. When planting in stream beds or ponds, always keep the crown...
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Plant Description Lovely white blooms all summer long! White Pickerel Rush (Pontederia Cordata) grows 24-30" tall and 24" wide, very easy grower! Lovely green foliage with white, flower spikes. Always a mainstay in the water garden world.   Planting Instructions Plant in heavy loam soil with up to 6" of...
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Plant Description White Lava Colocasia has wide, creamy-white centers that spill down the center of the rich, green leaves of these amazing taro. Large, green leaves have a shiny appearance and amazing markings, including the large violet-purple dot that marks the spot where the leaf attaches to the stem. This...
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Plant Description   Lovely white, crocus-like flowers on this pretty little plant. The foliage has green, needle-like leaves. Plants will grow 6-12" tall in full sun to part shade. Adds a whimsical touch to your water garden feature! Perfect for bogs or rain gardens!   Planting Instructions Plant these flower...
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Plant Description White Blue Bells have tufts of pretty, pure-white petunia-like blooms with airy, grassy foliage with mounding habitat. Flowers appear early summer and blooms until frost. Grows to 12" tall and easily reseeds itself in warmer climates. White Blue Bells look great as a ground cover and looks nice...
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 Great For Plants! Easy to use!  Waterlily World Pond Tabs 60 ct.  Fertilizer tablets for waterlilies, lotus and almost all other aquatic plants! Fast acting fertilizer tabs that allow their nutrients to go to work quickly, giving plants a strong start and healthy diet. with a 10-14-8 NPK ratio. Plant...
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Plant Description Watercress is an edible plant, either by the dark, leafy greens or by edible sprouts. Also considered a perennial herb. Watercress is considered the healthiest, green leafy vegetable on the planet. It is an aquatic or semi-aquatic plant that grows in shallow water or moist soil. May grow...
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Plant Description Cheerful, little yellow blooms spread across the surface of the water with small, lily-like green pads on this sweet little pond plant! Planting Instructions   Plant in containers in heavy loam soil and place the container 4-12" beneath the surface of the water. Flowers grow to 6" tall....
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Plant Description   Spider Lily (White) Exquisite, white lilies with longer, spidery, outer petals. These elegant blooms appear spring and summer  on green, sword-like foliage and grow 24" tall. Spider lilies can be brought indoors in the fall and overwintered as a houseplant. Unique and unusual, this is a dreamy...
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Plant Description   Variegated Sweet Flag will brighten the edges of your pond or bog area with the upright habitat and delightful, variegated stripes in shades of cream and green. Great for mass planting, on the edges of your pond to soften rockery and on borders of your water garden....
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Plant Description   A lovely, tri-colored aquatic plant in shades of cream, pink and green. Low growing (6-12") with lovely, dainty white flowers. Spreads rapidly along the edges of streams, ponds and waterfalls.    Planting Instructions   Plant in small containers or fabric planting bags using heavy loam soil, place...
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Plant Description A striking form of the common cattail with variegated, strap-like foliage, growing 4-5' tall. Adds vertical interest to your pond or water garden feature.      Planting Instructions Plant in moist soil or up to 12" of water in full sun to part shade. Not as aggressive as...
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Plant Description   A lovely aquatic plant with large,handsome, blue-green leaves. In mid-summer, taller spikes of purple blooms emerge in clusters. Foliage grows 3-4' in height and flowers bloom on taller stems.   Planting Instructions   Plant in moist soil with a few inches of water over the roots. Can...
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Plant Description A delightful plant in the landscape or in containers on your deck or patio! Beautifully shaped leaves are "cup" shaped and look so very pretty! Tender bulbs can be planted in the landscape or in pots to add beauty to any area of your water garden feature. Glossy,...
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Plant Description A beautiful and unusual plant with dark green, velvety leaves that are 4-6" wide and about 12" long. The flower is actually a spadix and is bright, golden-yellow and club shaped, hence the name "Golden Club".This unusual beauty adds character to your pond setting.   Planting Instructions  ...
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Plant Description Flat, variegated, iris like leaves make this an attractive grass with green and creamy-yellow striped foliage. Looks great when planted in a bog area near your pond or in pots on shelves in your pond. Adds  texture as well as vertical  interest. Also an edible herb.    ...
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 Plant Description      Giant Papyrus is a tropical plant with an exotic look and brings a touch of the tropics to your backyard, water garden or patio. Giant Papyrus grows very quickly with large, shaggy green pom poms or plant spikelets as its foliage.   Planting Instructions   Grows...
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Plant Description Deep-green, jointed stems add interest to your water garden setting as well as a tropical look. These are slender stalks that resemble bamboo, with  a striking,upright habitat. They grow by runner and it is best to keep them contained in a pot or container. Adds beauty and texture...
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Plant Descriptions Giant Dwarf Papyrus is an EXCELLENT pond plant that brings an exotic feel to your pond or patio! This SHOWY pond plant has unusual, mop-like seedheads on top of strong, thick stems. Fantastic in your pond as a focal point or at the edge of your pond. Great...
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Plant Description Large white flowers with broad petals are rich with vivid, violet-purple veining, purple petaloid stamens and bright- yellow signals. This SHOWSTOPPER makes quite a statement in your water garden feature!   Planting Instructions     Plant in moist, acidic soil with plenty of compost in full sun to...
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Plant Description   Lovely little white blooms stand above the surface of the water with variegated foliage.   Planting Instructions   Does well in full sun to part shade. Plant these beauties in shallow water at the edge of your pond using small containers and heavy loam soil with 2-3"...
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Plant Description Canna Australia is an AWESOME specimen with brilliant, red flowers on exotic black-green foliage. These are shipped as plants, not rootstock, all spring and summer. Plant this beauty in the back of the flower garden or as a focal point, as it grows 4-5' tall. Make sure it...
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Perfect for Marginal Plants! 14" Adjustable Fabric Planter   14" Adjustable Fabric Planter is perfect for medium or tall height marginal plants or any medium or large waterlily. Fill with heavy loam soil and add fertilizer tabs. Plants will grow beautifully since their roots will have the added benefit of...
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Great for low growing marginals!     8" Adjustable Fabric Planter   8"  Adjustable Fabric Planters are  PERFECT for low growing marginal / surface water garden plants. Bags have adjustable sides and can stand 12" tall or be folded down to 6". Marsh Marigolds, Golden Club, Submerged grasses, Bog Bean,...
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Plant Description Lovely, lavender-pink blooms atop variegated, cream and green, narrow, grass-like foliage.A native of South Africa, Society Flower blooms all summer long. Grows with a clump-like habitat and foliage adds a textural touch to containers. Makes an excellent border plant as well. Foliage has a garlicky scent when brushed...
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Plant Description Star Grass is a member of the sedge family. Foliage is narrow blades of green, ornamental grass with star shaped, white bracts that appear as flowers atop the grass in mid summer. Grows to 15' tall in full sun to part shade in moist, boggy soil.    ...
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Plant Description   Ruby Eye Arrowhead has beautiful, green, arrowhead shaped foliage and clusters of white blooms with a deep burgundy eye. A strong and beautiful plant for containers in your pond! Grows 15-26" tall in full sun to part shade.  Planting Instructions Plant in heavy loam with up to...
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Plant Description   Royal Pickerel Rush is a robust plant with swirling, glossy, green foliage and spear shaped leaves. The wedgewood blue flower spikes bloom in late spring through early autumn. Royal Pickerel Rush is often considered a mainstay of the water garden.   Planting Instructions   It grows well...
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Plant Description   Rotala  (Rotundifolia) An excellent pond plant with red-green coloration. The leaves beneath the surface of the water will be very different than those growing above the water. The leaves above the water will be more round in shape and green in color, beneath the surface of the...
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Plant Description Amazon Floating Fern glides elegantly on the surface of the water. The green, triangular, toothed leaves form dense rosettes. Roots hang down beneath the rosettes providing spawning areas for fish as well as cover for their young. The roots also help with the uptake of nutrients from the...
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Plant Description Lovely tall, green foliage with white leaves at the top of the plant. Brightens any corner of your pond or water garden feature with interesting little "lizard's tail" shaped blooms in creamy white!  This whimsical plant adds charm and character!     Planting Instructions Grows well in full...
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Plant Description     Chiquita Punch Canna / Dwarf Orange Punch has pretty flowers in citrus shades of orange with a hint of lemon zest! Really packs a punch! This canna makes a bold statement in the flower garden or in your pond. The bright orange flowers contrast nicely with...
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Plant Description Clyde Redmond Louisiana Iris adds elegance to your water garden feature with stately, wedgewood blue flowers atop the lovely green, sword-like foliage. Wedgewood blue blooms have narrow yellow signals and this beautiful variety adds unusual color to your water garden feature.Great addition to ponds or stream beds. Also...
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Plant Description   Fabulous color and gorgeous blooms on this beautiful iris specimen. Flower petals are violet-purple and white and grow to 2' tall. A lovely addition to your flower bed or water garden. Attractive, green, sword-like foliage stays nice all summer long. Blooms in late spring or early summer,...
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An attractive pond plant with stalk-like,flat, green foliage and brown catkins in early to late summer. Helps with soil erosion on lake banks and natural ponds. Provides cover for wildlife and can grow 4-9' tall, depending on conditions.    Planting Instructions   Common Cattails grow well in standing water and...
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 Plant Description   Copper Queen Hibiscus is an amazing plant with dark copper foliage and scrumptious white blooms with red eyes, veining and streaking right to the tips of the petals. Shrub-like foliage grows 2-3' tall with a 2-3' spread, once established.  Planting Directions    Plant this beauty in moist...
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Plant Description Ornamental grass with white, cottony tufts atop green grass-like foliage. Grows 1-2' tall in moist, bog soil. Great for naturalizing and grows in full sun to part shade. Cotton Grass (Eriophorum angustifolium) a northern native species to North America and Europe to Siberia. The cottony seed hairs are used...
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Plant Description   A lovely tri-colored plant with interesting foliage. Foliage is variegated and leaves are heart shaped. This plant is very showy with colorful leaves, the blooms are almost insignificant due to the lively foliage! Grows 10-18" tall in moist soil and full sun. Great in pots and containers...
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Plant Description   Beautiful, crimson flowers appear on these tall, green, spikes in mid to late summer. Plants grow 1-2' tall with showy red blooms that attract hummingbirds.   Planting Instructions   Cardinal Flower grows well in moist soil and full sun in northern climates, part shade in the southern...
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Plant Description   A beautiful marginal with lovely foliage. The large green leaves are shaped like arrowheads and the clusters of flowers bloom from spring until fall. The blooms are white with a burgundy eye. Grows 2-3' tall in full sun to part shade.   Planting Instructions   Plant in...
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Plant Description  Decorative,green foliage with violet-red veins on this attractive unusual plant. Mature plants often have bronzey-red foliage. Plant has a clumping habitat and grows 12-18" tall with a 12-18" spread. An edible plant, young leaves are most desirable and more preferable than the larger, older leaves.   Planting Directions...
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Plant Description   Bloomin' Baby Arrowhead is a delightful plant with an upright habitat and emerald green, arrowhead shaped leaves. It grows 36" tall with a 24-36" spread. The flowers bloom in early summer until early fall and they are charming little clusters of tri-petal flowers that are white with...
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Plant Description A beautiful ornamental rice grass in dark, exotic colors of burgundy-black! Grows 16" tall and 8" wide, forming a nice "fountain" of black, ornamental grass! Seeds set in late summer or early fall and adds an attractive element to the display! Adds a dramatic look when planted in...
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Plant Description   A green plant with branching habitat and fringed, little white flowers that bloom in May and June. Grows 8-12" and helps to shade the water garden as it grows horizontally out, over the water. Attracts butterflies and honey bees. Branching habitat has green, three leaved leaflets. Also...
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Plant Description An attractive and unusual tropical, floating plant that grows very quickly over the summer months, often spreading 6' or more. The foliage is airy fronds of leaves, spaced out over the length of the stems and spreads by rhizome. The flowers appear over the lovely, green foliage and...
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Plant Description   Stunning, vermillion-red blooms on this spectacular iris! The flowers are up to 6" long with bright, yellow-gold signals. Blooms late spring-early summer, depending on zone. Attractive green, sword-like foliage stays nice all summer long. A showstopper in your spring time water feature! Great on stream beds or...
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Plant Description   Attractive foliage with large, green oblong leaves that are arrow shaped. Grows  with a clump-like habitat and looks quite attractive  at the edges of ponds and lakes. Forms a small kernel (often called duck corn) that ducks enjoy eating. Looks nice when potted and placed in your...
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Plant Description Arrowhead is another mainstay of the water garden with its medium-green, arrowhead shaped foliage. Arrowhead grows well in moist soil or in shallow water and has fibrous roots that produce edible tubers. Tiny, white, tri-petal flowers with yellow centers, bloom on bracts or flowering stems. Native Americans relied...
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Plant Description Upright habitat and resembles parrots feather. This lovely pond plant is emerald-green and grows to 6" tall in columns at the surface of the water, when planted in in small pots! Green, feathery stems grow upright at the edge of your pond to help soften the rockery!   ...
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Plant Description Black Coral Taro  (Colocasia) is one of the most exotic looking plants you will find anywhere in the world! Very large, oily-black, fluted elephant ears add drama when planted in containers and placed on the patio, as a focal point in your pond, or in rows along a...
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Plant Description   Always a customer favorite! This deep-purple iris has stunning purple flowers with gold signals and grows to 24" tall.  A rich and exotic look for your spring time, water garden feature. Has green, sword-like foliage that stays nice all summer long. Blooms early to mid-summer.   Planting...
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Plant Description   Lovely, deep purple blooms on this attractive iris with green, sword-like foliage. Foliage stays nice all summer long. Adds a nice pop of color to your water garden feature and grows to 3' tall. Blooms in early to mid summer, depending on zone. Planting Directions   Plant...
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Plant Description Blue Hawaii Taro  (Colocasia) is one of the most beautiful taro on the market! Bold and exciting, large, green leaves are marked with bluish-purple veining. Simply Spectacular! Great when used as a single focal point as the centerpiece for your pond, beautiful in containers on your deck or...
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Plant Description This lovely, low growing, dense ground cover spreads across the ground with attractive, shiny- green foliage and pretty little lavender-blue flowers which contrast nicely! So pretty when planted at waters edge, growing 2-4" tall. Blooms all summer long!   Planting Instructions   Plant  in moist soil, at water's...
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