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Common native wetland plants

Common native wetland plants

Updated 19 June 2014 2:33pm


These are common native plants that you are likely to find growing in wetlands in the Wellington region. For more information on what a wetland is, why they are important and how to restore them, check out our wetland publications.

Ten common wetland plants are:

  1. Toetoe
  2. Oioi
  3. Harakeke
  4. Hukihuki
  5. Pūrei
  6. Isolepis
  7. Toetoe upoko-tangata
  8. Swamp kiokio
  9. Raupō
  10. Wīwī

Wetland rushes