Sagittaria lancifolia

lance-leaved arrowhead, bulltongue arrowhead

Alismataceae

wildlife plant   wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: flower
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 3-5 ft    Width: 1-3 ft
Flower Color: flower color      white
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers, interesting foliage

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Grow as an emergent along pond or lake edges or in aquatic gardens.
Propagation: Seed. Division of clumps.
Availability: Native nurseries, FNPS plant sales
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

Wildlife:
wildlife plant   wildlife plant  
Birds and other wildlife eat the fruit. Flowers attract pollinators.
Native Habitats: Marshes, wetter portions of wet prairies, swamps, roadside ditches with marsh-like character.

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