Calflora
Taxon  Report   5875    
Nymphaea mexicana  Zucc.
Mexican water lily,  Yellow waterlily
Nymphaea mexicana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
Observation Search
(13 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: NYMPHAEACEAE  
Genus: Nymphaea
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Castalia flava
More information about  Nymphaea mexicana

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 05, 2020).