IUCN threat status:

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This is a highly variable species that has fairly attractive foliage and flowers. It is an important source of food to ducks. Other Sagittaria spp. (Arrowheads) occur within the state, but they are less common; some of them are difficult to distinguish from Common Arrowhead. Generally, Common Arrowhead has the following key characteristics


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Source: Illinois Wildflowers


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