Sagittaria graminea

Grassy Arrowhead

Alismataceae

Plant Specifics

Form:Flower
Life Span:Short-lived perennial
Flower Color:White
Fruit Color:
Phenology:Winter dormant
Noted for:Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses:Use in water gardens or along the shallow edges of ponds.
Propagation:
Availability:Friends, Native nurseries, Specialty providers
Light: Full Sun,  Part Shade
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
 (Aquatic ----- to ----- Stays Wet)
Moisture Tolerance: Aquatic ----- to ----- Stays Wet
Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:Tolerant of inundation with brackish water
Salt Spray/ Salty Soil Tolerance:Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray
Soil or other substrate:Pond, lake, or stream bottom, Organic material (muck), Sand
Soil pH:

Ecology

Wildlife:
 

Fruit is eaten by birds and other wildlife.

Insects:
 

Attracts various pollinators.

Native Habitats:Wet prairie, cypress swamps.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

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

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Comments

General Comments:Often in water.