Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Broadleaf Pondlily, Cow-lily, Spatterdock, Yellow Pond Lily
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Nuphar advena
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Nuphar lutea ssp. advena
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Nuphar luteum ssp. macrophyllum 073-01-001a
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Nymphaea advena
SYNONYMOUS WITH Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida (Wunderlin & Hansen, 2011) Nuphar advena ssp. advena

Flowers w 5-6 large yellow sepals & numerous small petals resembling stamens, per Newcomb's Wildflower Guide.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Narrowleaf Pondlily, Cow-lily, Spatterdock, Bonnets
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Nuphar sagittifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Nuphar lutea ssp. sagittifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Nuphar luteum ssp. sagittifolium 073-01-001b
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Nymphaea sagittifolia

Usually 6 petaloid sepals and numerous small inconspicuous petals, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Fragrant White Water-lily, American Water-lily, Sweet Water-lily
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Nymphaea odorata ssp. odorata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Nymphaea odorata ssp. odorata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Nymphaea odorata 073-02-001


Distinctive for its sweet-scented white showy flowers, per Wildflowers of the Carolina Lowcountry.


range map need picture of flower of Nymphaea mexicana, Yellow Water-lily, Banana Water-lily
speaker icon Common Name: Yellow Water-lily, Banana Water-lily
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Nymphaea mexicana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Nymphaea mexicana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Nymphaea mexicana 073-02-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Castalia flava

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Tropical Blue Water-lily
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Nymphaea elegans
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Nymphaea elegans


Flowers emersed, 6-13cm diameter, opening and closing diurnally, per Flora of North America.


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"A number of invasive pest plants are still for sale through nurseries and internet retailers. Often these plants are sold as cultivars, such as variegated forms, and described as being non-invasive. Unfortunately, many cultivars will revert to wild type — and to their invasive character — once planted." — Linda Chafin, Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia