Plants for Wet Soil

(tolerate some standing water)

Trees :
Abies balsamea Balsam Fir
Abies sibiria Siberian Fir
Acer rubrum Red Maple
Acer saccharinum Silver Maple
Betula nigra River Birch
Catalpa speciosa Northern Catalpa
Quercus palustris Pin Oak
Salix sp. Willow
Thuja occidentalis White Cedar
Ulmus americana American Elm
Shrubs:
Abies balsamea ‘Nana’ Dwarf Balsam Fir
Amelanchier canadensis Candaian Serviceberry
Andromeda polifolia ‘Blue Ice’ Blue Ice Bog Rosemary
Aronia melanocarpa Chokeberry
Cephalanthus occidentalis Buttonbush
Clethra alnifolia Summersweet
Cornus sp. Dogwoods
Hamamelis viginiana Common Witchazel
Ilex verticillata Winterberry
Lonicera ‘Honey Baby’ Honey Baby Honeysuckle
Salix sp. Willows
Sambucus nigra Common Elderberry
Perennials:
Aegopodium podagraria Goutweed
Athyrium sp. Athyrium Ferns
Carex sp. Sedge Grass
Chelone oblique Turtlehead
Cimicifuga racemosa American Bugbane
Eupatorium maculatum Joe Pye Weed
Filipendula rubra Meadowsweet
Filipendula umaria Meadowsweet
Houttuyina cordata Chameleon Plant
Iris pseudacorus Flag Iris
Iris sibirica Siberian Iris
Lamiastrum goleobdolon False Lamium
Lamium maculatum Creeping Deadnettle
Ligularia sp. Ligularia
Lobelia cardinalis Cardinal Flower
Lysimachia ciliata Loosestrife
Mattheuccia strutheriopteris Ostrich Fern
Osmuda cinnamomea Cinnamon Fern
Osmuda regalis Royal Fern
Rheum sp. Rhubarb
Rodgersia sp. Rodgersia
Sanguisorba menziesii Burnet

 

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