11 Striking Bog Plants

For moist to wet areas of your landscape, choose from among these beautiful plants: they love having wet feet.

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arum lily is plant that thrives in boggy condition How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Arum Lily

Ideal growing conditions: full sun
Mature size: 4 feet tall and 12 inches wide

darmera pelta thrives in boggy conditions How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Indian Rhubarb

Also known as umbrella plant (Darmera peltata), this bog-loving plant tolerates full sun to dappled shade. Mature height: 6 feet tall and 3 feet wide

iris sibirica thrives in boggy conditions How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Siberian Iris

Ideal growing conditions full sun to dappled shade
Mature size: 32 inches tall and 18 inches wide
Pictured: 'Shirley Pope'

rodgersia is plant that thrives in boggy condition How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Rodgersia

Ideal growing conditions: full sun to dappled shade
Mature height: 3 feet

millers crimson thrives in boggy conditions How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Candelabra Primrose

Ideal growing conditions: full sun to dappled shade
Mature height: 18 inches
Pictured: 'Miller's Crimson'

globeflower thrives in boggy conditions How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Globeflower

Ideal growing conditions: full sun to dappled shade
Mature size: 3 feet tall and 18 inches wide

flipendula thrives in boggy conditions How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Japanese Meadowsweet

Ideal growing conditions: full sun to dappled shade
Mature size: 4 feet tall and 2 feet wide

gunnera is plant that thrives in boggy condition How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Giant Gunnera

Ideal growing conditions: full sun to dappled shade
Mature size: 8 feet tall and 10 feet wide

eupatorium thrives in boggy conditions How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Sweetscented Joe Pye Weed

Ideal growing conditions: full sun to dappled shade
Mature size: 6 feet tall and 3 feet wide

the rocket plant thrives in boggy conditions How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Leopard Plant (Narrow-Leaf Ligularia)

Ideal growing conditions: full sun to dappled shade
Mature size: 5 feet tall and 3 feet wide
Pictured: 'The Rocket'

aurea is plant that thrives in boggy condition How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Tufted Sedge

Ideal growing conditions: full sun to dappled shade
Mature size: 28 inches tall and 18 inches wide
Pictured: 'Aurea'

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