USDA, NRCS. 2018. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 March 2018). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA.
What is Water Snowflake?
- Heart or oval shaped
- Long leaf stalks
- Above water
- White, fuzzy petals
- Yellow center
Where Does it Grow?
Water snowflake can be found in quiet flowing rivers, streams and lakes.
Is it Invasive?
Water snowflake is non-native to North America and should not be spread.
This plant is not native to North America, but has naturalized in much of the United States. While it is not illegal to possess this plant in Texas, it should not be introduced into new water bodies and should be treated with herbicide when present.