Calflora
Taxon  Report   7250    
Sagittaria longiloba  Engelm. ex J. G. Sm.
Long lobed arrowhead,  Longbarb arrowhead
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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Bloom Period
Family: ALISMATACEAE  
Genus: Sagittaria

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: freshwater-marsh

Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Sagittaria greggii
More information about  Sagittaria longiloba

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 24, 2020).