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Directory of Wildflowers

Arrowhead
Sagittaria latifolia

Arrowhead
Arrowhead

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
 
Mature Height
1 - 4 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
5 - 10 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Wet
 
Bloom Color
White
 
Bloom Season
July - October
 

Features

White flowers with three petals; arrowhead-shaped leaves.

Culture

Full sun; wet soils to shallow, standing water.

Notes

Found along the edges of ponds in shallow water.