Calflora
Taxon  Report   5876    
Nymphaea odorata  Aiton
American white waterlily,  Water lily
Nymphaea odorata
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Nymphaea odorata
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Nymphaea odorata
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org
Nymphaea odorata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Nymphaea odorata
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Family: NYMPHAEACEAE  
Genus: Nymphaea
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Nymphaea odorata
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (NYOD)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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