Nymphaea mexicana

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yellow water-lily

Nymphaeaceae


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Plant Specifics

Form: aquatic
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Flower Color: flower color      yellow
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers

Landscaping

Recommended Uses: Ponds, streams.
Propagation: Pieces broken from underground stems.
Availability: Native nurseries, FNPS plant sales, Specialty providers
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
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Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand, clay, loam
Soil pH Range: Circum neutral

Ecology

Native Habitats: Aquatic. Quiet pools in spring-run streams, spring-fed lakes and ponds, still water.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range

USDA Zones:

Map is based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in: