Emersed plants are rooted plants often along the shoreline that stand above the surface of the water (cattails). The stems of emergent plants are somewhat stiff or firm.

 Alligator Weed

Alligator Weed

 American Lotus

American Lotus

 American Water-willow

American Water-willow

 Arrowhead

Arrowhead

 Buckthorn

Buckthorn

 Bulrush

Bulrush

 Cattail

Cattail

 Creeping Water Primrose

Creeping Water Primrose

 Dollarweed

Dollarweed

 Maidencane

Maidencane

 Phragmites

Phragmites

 Pickerelweed

Pickerelweed

 Poison Ivy

Poison Ivy

 Poison Oak

Poison Oak

 Purple Loosestrife

Purple Loosestrife

 Sedges

Sedges

 Smartweed

Smartweed

 Spike Rush

Spike Rush

 Torpedograss

Torpedograss

 Water Chestnut

Water Chestnut

 Water Shield

Water Shield

 White Water Lily

White Water Lily

 Wild Rice

Wild Rice

 Yellow Water Lily

Yellow Water Lily