Tag Archives: Menyanthes trifoliata

Bog Bean (Menyanthes trifoliata)

Bog Bean is a great addition to your pond.  Its hardy in zones 2-7 which makes it a popular pond plant for pond owners.  The leaves are fairly large, three-lobed that are markedly veined.  Flower buds are pink clusters that open to a white, star-shaped bloom that is highly fragrant.  It will stand high above […]

Bog Bean

Bog Bean (Menyanthes trifoliata) A favorite hardy bog plant is the Bog Bean.  It has large, three leaves that are veined.  The foliage forms a creeping rhizome that floats out onto the water.  The flowers are pink clusters that open to white, star-shaped blooms that are highly fragrant.  The flowers will appear late April through July […]