Arrowhead or sagittaria sagittifolia

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Date:17th of July 1954

Description:Arrowhead is a perennial found chiefly in canals but also in shallow ponds, ditches and slow-flowing rivers. Its name derives from the shape of the leaves.

Flowering between July and August, it can grow to a height of 90cm.


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Image courtesy of: Stoke-on-Trent Museums

Donor ref:B4656 (111/17444)

Source: Stoke-on-Trent Museums

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