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Sagittaria lancifolia Linnaeus
Arrowhead, Wapato
Alismataceae: Water Plantain Family

Flower with clawed petals

Description: Acaulescent herb
Native: Yes
Habitat: Wetlands

Courtesy of Bio-Photo Services, Inc., photography by Kerry Dressler

Links
Alismataceae of Costa Rica
An Alternative Root Crop
BONAP Listing
Chinese Arrowhead Crop Plant
Critical Taxa of the Alismataceae
Flora de C.R.: Sagittaria lancifolia
Herbalist Description

Sagittaria sagittifolia- Federal Noxious Weed List
Texas County, Oklahoma Checklist
UC/Davis Fact Sheet
Vascular Plants of North Central Florida Checklist


Page Credits:
Florida distribution maps: Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants   (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/). Wunderlin, R. P. and B. F. Hansen. 2000. [S. M. Landry and K. N. Campbell (application development), Florida Center for Community Design and Research.] Institute for Systematic Botany, University of South Florida, Tampa.
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