Calflora
Taxon  Report   7250    
Sagittaria longiloba  Engelm. ex J. G. Sm.
Long lobed arrowhead,  Longbarb arrowhead
Sagittaria longiloba
© 2018 Cristian Singer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Sagittaria longiloba, a monocot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Sagittaria longiloba
© 2018 Cristian Singer
Family: ALISMATACEAE  
Genus: Sagittaria
Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: freshwater-marsh

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Sagittaria greggii
More information about  Sagittaria longiloba
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (SALO2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Sagittaria:  from the Latin sagitta, "arrow," because of the leaf shape (contributed by Cynthia Powell)

longiloba:  long-lobed (contributed by Cynthia Powell)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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