Nymphaea caroliniana var. perfecta
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Water lily Overview
An aquatic perennial with pale green leaves and star-shaped pale pink flowers.
How to propagate Water lily
You can divide the tuber-like rhizomes and then replant in spring or summer every 3 or 4 years.
If you grow them in cooler areas, the tubers of tropical waterlilies should be lifted and stored in moist sand over the winter.
You can propagate from seeds.
Other uses of Water lily
Grown for their floating, usually rounded leaves and brightly coloured flowers.