Juncus kraussii is a hardy, evergreen, tufted perennial rush that grows in wet areas. Although it prefers a wet spot it is also happy in a garden where the soil is a bit heavy.
Juncus lomatophyllus is a hardy, unusual sedge with broad leaves that are carried in a basal rosette.The pale green flat leaves have red stems. For a wet spot.
Kylinga alba, a dainty sedge, gives the impression of a grass but has lovely spherical inflorescences that persist for a very long time. Interplant with other small grasses such as Sporobolus stapfianus.
Schoenoplectus corymbosus is an ideal plant to use for rehabilitation of wetlands or other areas that are permanently water saturated.
Schoenoxiphium lehmanii is a compact grass-like plant that is well adapted to shady conditions and makes a beautiful groundcover. It is very hardy and will also tolerate fairly dry conditions.
Scirpus ficinioides is a small perennial that is ideal for a wet spot in the garden. Plant in a fertile soil and keep moist for best results.
Typhae capensis is a tall, elegant water plant with long strap like leaves and showy, velvety brown inflorescences on long stalks. Control growth in small ponds by planting into submerged pots.