When you see them in the swamp it usually means that a backcountry camp is nearby. In some cases they are abandoned altogether, pretty much the only remnant left, with the original inhabitants that planted them long gone – either dead or moved out of the swamp or possibly both.
|Outdoor plants can take on a life of their own|
Imported and abandoned,
These plants quietly go about doing what they always do: photosynthesizing, growing, reproducing and more or less doing just fine.
Unlike pets, outdoor plants outlive their owner.