Blunt-leaved Waterleaf Hydrophyllum canadense Linnaeus  Synonyms: Bluntleaf Waterleaf.

Status:

Also called Broad-leaved or Canada Waterleaf, this native perennial is uncommon in Maryland except in rich, moist woods along the Susquehanna and Potomac rivers.

Description:

The white or pinkish-purple flowers of Blunt-leaved Waterleaf appear in May or June.

There are 47 records in the project database.

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Blunt-leaved Waterleaf in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/13/2014). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Blooming Blunt-leaved Waterleaf in Monongalia Co., West Virginia (5/5/2008). Photo by Kerry Wixted. (MBP list)

Blunt-leaved Waterleaf blooming in Montgomery Co., Maryland (5/22/2012). Photo by Fritz Flohr Reynolds. (MBP list)

Blunt-leaved Waterleaf in Frederick Co., Maryland (10/18/2014). Note that the whitish spots of spring leaves are gone. Photo by Jane Hill. (MBP list)

Blunt-leaved Waterleaf in Washington Co., Maryland (5/26/2014). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Blunt-leaved Waterleaf in Washington Co., Maryland (4/30/2016). Photo by Jane Hill. (MBP list)

Blunt-leaved Waterleaf in Frederick Co., Maryland (10/18/2014). Photo by Jane Hill. (MBP list)

Blunt-leaved Waterleaf in Harford Co., Maryland (6/24/2014). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

Blunt-leaved Waterleaf in Frederick Co., Maryland (4/20/2019). Photo by Robert Warren. (MBP list)


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