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American White waterlily

Nymphaea odorata.

Description:

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.

Habitat:

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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