This robust aquatic plant produces flowering stems with white 1” flowers in whorls of 3 from July through October, 2” to 16” leaves are mostly arrow-shaped with 2 back projecting lobes, edible tubers are consumed by a variety of wildlife including ducks (and sometimes people!), found on muddy shores & in shallow water up to 1’ deep.
Plant Hardiness Zones: 4a-11
Other names: Katniss, Wapato
Native Range: NL to BC south across the lower 48 states except for NV. Rare in IL
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