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Help identifying wild plant

Posted by DonTurner 5-6 (My Page) on
Mon, Jul 14, 14 at 18:48

Can anyone tell me the name of this plant with heart-shaped, dark colored leaves? I photographed it in a swamp in eastern NY State (Putnam County). Thanks!!

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RE: Help identifying wild plant

Thinking Pontederia cordata, pickerelweed. The dark color might be because it is growing in shade.

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