Arrowhead (Sagittaria sagittifolia)


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Family: Alismataceae ( Water Plantain Family )

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An upright and hairless aquatic perennial.of still or slow moving waters Aerial leaves are shaped like arrowheads and borne on long upright stalks. Plant also has floating and submerged leaves. Flowers are 15-20 mm across and comprise of three white petals, each with a purple spot at the base: borne in whorls. Appears July - August Height up to 90 cm