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Latin NameCommon NameFamilySynonymsEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Alisma canaliculatum AlismataceaeA. plantago angustifolium. non Kunth. A. plantago canaliculatum.10
Alisma plantago-aquaticaGreat Water Plantain, ZE-XIE, European water plantain, American water plantain, Northern water planAlismataceaeA. parviflorum. A. subcordatum. A. triviale. Pursh.13
Damasonium alismaThrumwortAlismataceaeD. stellatum. Actinocarpus damasonium.10
Limnocharis flavaSawah Lettuce, Sawah Flowering RushAlismataceaeAlisma flavum L. Damasonium flavum Mill. Limnocharis emarginata Humb. & Bonpl. Limnocharis laforesti40
Sagittaria aginashi Alismataceae 10
Sagittaria brevirostaShort-Beaked Arrow LeafAlismataceae 20
Sagittaria chapmaniiChapman's arrowheadAlismataceae 00
Sagittaria cuneataWapato, arumleaf arrowheadAlismataceaeSagittaria arifolia.41
Sagittaria gramineaChinese Arrowhead, Grassy Arrowhead, Weatherby's arrowheadAlismataceaeSagittaria sinensis. Sims.10
Sagittaria latifoliaDuck Potato, Broadleaf ArrowheadAlismataceaeSagitta latifolia (Willd.) Nieuwl. Sagittaria esculenta Howell. Sagittaria gigantea Riddell [Illegitimate]. Sagittaria gracilis Pursh. Sagittaria hastata Pursh. Sagittaria longirostra (Micheli) J.G.Sm. Sagittaria obtusa Muhl. ex Willd. [Illegitimate]. Sagittaria ornithorhyncha Small. Sagittaria planipes Fernald. Sagittaria pubescens Muhl. Sagittaria simplex Pursh. Sagittaria variabilis Engelm.Sagittaria viscosa C.Mohr51
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