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

Botanical names:
Nymphaea odorata subsp. tuberosa Accepted
Nymphaea odorata var. maxima Synonym
Nymphaea tuberosa Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Water Preferences: In Water
Fruit: Showy
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Water gardens
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Flies

Photo courtesy of: Sharon Mollerus

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Comments:
Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on Apr 23, 2012 4:45 PM

Honey bees get pollen from this plant.

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