Saururus cernuus


Common Name: lizard's tail
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Height:1 to 2 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Wetland
Soil Type:aquatic
Soil Moisture:Wet
Flower Colour:white
Bloom Time:June
Germination:Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
Seed requires light to germinate.
Picture Copyright: Robert H. Mohlenbrock @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA SCS. 1991. Southern wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. South National Technical Center, Fort Worth, TX.