Plants

Pond Life: Plants

These common native, non-threatening, aquatic plants can be found at many points around Bear Pond:

yellow lily

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Water-Lily:  These white- and yellow-lily species have flowers that open during the day. They can be found in quieter portions of the Lake and provide habitat for many water-dependent animals.
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Cattail are commonly found along the shoreline.
pickerel weed
Pickerel Weed have purple flowers that blossom in Summer.  They can be found at the narrows between Big and Little Bear.
pipewort
Pipewort are common along the shoreline