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Nymphaea odorata Aiton
White Water Lily
Nymphaeaceae: Water-Lily Family

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Long-petioled, orbicular or elliptic leaf blades, cleft at the base.

Description Aquatic, floating herb
Native: Yes
Habitat: Wetlands; ponds, lakes, ditches
Links
Cabomba caroliniana
Floridata
Herbal Library
Plants of the New Jersey Pine Barrens

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Florida distribution maps: Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants   (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/). Wunderlin, R. P. and B. F. Hansen. 2000. [S. M. Landry and K. N. Campbell (application development), Florida Center for Community Design and Research.] Institute for Systematic Botany, University of South Florida, Tampa.
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