Sagittaria graminea

grassy arrowhead

Alismataceae


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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 1 ft
Flower Color: flower color      white
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers, interesting foliage

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Use in water gardens or along the shallow edges of ponds.
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam, organic material (muck)

Ecology

Attracts various pollinators. Fruit is eaten by birds and other wildlife.
Native Habitats: Wet prairie, cypress swamps.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in:
   8A,8B,9A,9B,10A,10B

Other

Other Comments: Often in water.