- Common Name(s):
- Amazon water lily, Giant water lily
- Water Garden
Nonviviparous; spread of 15-20 ft.
- 6 in.
- Sharp spines on stems and underside of leaves; 4 to 6' yellowish green leaves; edges turn up to form a rim; underside of leaf is coppery red
- Night blooming; very free flowering; 9 to 12 in. flowers creamy white the first day, become pink the second, then purplish red the third day before dying; double; strongly fragrant
NCCES plant id: 2458