Hansen's Northwest Native Plant Database


Northwest Native Plant List: Wetlanders

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BY SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME
Carex densa Dense Sedge
Carex obnupta Slough Sedge
Eleocharis palustris or eleocharis macrostachyas Common Spike Rush, Creeping Spike-Rush
Juncus effusus Common Rush
Juncus ensifolius Dagger Leaf Rush, Dwarf Rush, Swordleaf Rush, Three-Stamened Rush, Three-Stemmed Rush
Sagittaria latifolia Wapato, Arrowhead, Broadleaf Arrowhead, Duck Potato, Indian Potato
Scirpus microcarpus, aka s. sylvaticus or s. rubroticus Small-Flowered Bulrush, Mountain Bog Bulrush, Panicled Bulrush, Redstem Bulrush, Small-Fruited Bulrush
Typha latifolia Cattail, Black Paddy, Broadleaf Cattail, Bull Rush, Bulrush, Reed Mace, Common Bulrush, Common Cattail, Cooper's Reed, Cumbungi, Great Reedmace
BY COMMON NAME SCIENTIFIC NAME
Arrowhead Sagittaria latifolia
Black Paddy Typha latifolia
Broadleaf Arrowhead Sagittaria latifolia
Broadleaf Cattail Typha latifolia
Bull Rush Typha latifolia
Bulrush Typha latifolia
Cattail Typha latifolia
Common Bulrush Typha latifolia
Common Cattail Typha latifolia
Common Rush Juncus effusus
Common Spike Rush Eleocharis palustris or Eleocharis macrostachyas
Cooper's Reed Typha latifolia
Creeping Spike-Rush Eleocharis palustris or Eleocharis macrostachyas
Cumbungi Typha latifolia
Dagger Leaf Rush Juncus ensifolius
Dense Sedge Carex densa
Duck Potato Sagittaria latifolia
Dwarf Rush Juncus ensifolius
Great Reedmace Typha latifolia
Indian Potato Sagittaria latifolia
Mountain Bog Bulrush Scirpus microcarpus, aka s. sylvaticus or s. rubroticus
Panicled Bulrush Scirpus microcarpus, aka s. sylvaticus or s. rubroticus
Redstem Bulrush Scirpus microcarpus, aka s. sylvaticus or s. rubroticus
Reed Mace Typha latifolia
Slough Sedge Carex obnupta
Small-Flowered Bulrush Scirpus microcarpus, aka s. sylvaticus or s. rubroticus
Small-Fruited Bulrush Scirpus microcarpus, aka s. sylvaticus or s. rubroticus
Swordleaf Rush Juncus ensifolius
Three-Stamened Rush Juncus ensifolius
Three-Stemmed Rush Juncus ensifolius
Wapato Sagittaria latifolia

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