PlantsSagittaria→Lanceleaf Arrowhead (Sagittaria lancifolia)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: In Water
Plant Height: 3 to 5 feet
Plant Spread: 1 to 3 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Water gardens
Will Naturalize
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Miscellaneous: Monoecious
Goes Dormant


Discussion Threads about this plant
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Water plants by microb Jun 2, 2019 6:01 PM 6
Texas Weather! by Horntoad Jan 10, 2022 9:46 PM 5,785
Lanceleaf Arrowhead (Sagittaria lancifolia); growing in water by plantladylin Apr 28, 2015 5:39 PM 10
Texas Wildflowers by jmorth Jun 23, 2016 8:43 PM 132
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