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Arrowhead

Scientific Name: Saggitaria latifolia  

Distinguishing Characteristics:
Plant has a thick stalk with a single terminal leaf shaped like a deeply-dissected arrowhead.
Leaf has many uniform veins originating from the center and curving toward the leaf margin.
White, 3-petal flower arranged in a raceme or individually at the end of a thick stalk separate from the leaf.
Moist soil or very shallow water.

Saggitaria latifolia taken by Graves Lovell

Saggitaria latifolia taken by Graves Lovell

Saggitaria latifolia taken by Graves Lovell

Saggitaria latifolia taken by Graves Lovell


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