Nymphaea odorata 3
Nymphaea odorata 3

Nymphaea odorata
(Fragrant Waterlily)
USDA Zone: 3 – 11
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Origin: North America
Type: Aquatic

Typical Height: Water surface 6”

Growth: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Low
Salt Tolerance: Low
Wind Tolerance: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: Purple, White, Pink, Yellow
Flowering Season: Summer, Fall
Flower Feature: Fragrant & Showy
Light Needs: High
Nutritional Needs: Medium
Human Hazards: None
Family: Nymphaeaceae
Propagation: Division
Leaf Type: Simple
Texture: Coarse
Environmental Issues: None

Typical sizes at the nursery:
BR (Bare Root)

Typical planting distance:
N/A

Common Uses: Immersed in water gardens and ponds at 18” deep; aquatic; cut flowers
Category: Aquatics

Notes:

+ In this Photo:
Nymphaea odorata
(Fragrant Waterlily)

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
December 2015
City of Vero Beach
Florida USA

Sources:
Betrock’s
Reference Guide to
Florida Landscape Plants

Betrock’s
Plant Finder

Internet Sources:
http://plants.usda.gov/core/profile?symbol=NYOD

https://gobotany.newenglandwild.org/species/nymphaea/odorata/

http://plants.ifas.ufl.edu/node/292