broadleaf arrowhead

Sagittaria latifolia

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Sagittaria latifolia is a plant found in shallow wetlands and is sometimes known as broadleaf arrowhead, duck-potato, Indian potato, or wapato. This plant produces edible tubers that were extensively used by the Indigenous peoples of the Americas.

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  1. (c) zen Sutherland, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://www.flickr.com/photos/54289096@N00/3843476705
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sagittaria_latifolia

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