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American White waterlily

Nymphaea odorata.


North American white water lily is also called the pond lily. They are widely grown in parks, gardens, and natural ponds. The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center provides a beautiful description of this wonderful lily. Have provided this website in the reference section.


The American White Water-lily can form dense colonies, sometimes completely covering the surface of the water with leaves. This grouping of lilies were found along a lake edge in Straughn, Indiana.

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Indiana, USA

Spotted on Aug 26, 2015
Submitted on Aug 26, 2015

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