American White Waterlily (Nymphaea odorata subsp. odorata) in the Nymphaeas Database

Botanical names:
Nymphaea odorata subsp. odorata Accepted
Nymphaea odorata var. gigantea Synonym
Nymphaea lekophylla Synonym

Also sold as:
Hopatcong

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Water gardens
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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