Sweet water lily
Also known as
Fragrant water lily, Pond lily, Water lily
Sweet water lily Overview
This species is native of North and tropical America, it will produce white fragrant, many-petalled flowers they will bloom in the summer. The leaves are thick, glossy and mid-green.
Common problems with Sweet water lily
How to propagate Sweet water lily
May be propagated by seed.
When you divide the rhizomes every 3 or 4 years, save some to replant in spring or summer.
Other uses of Sweet water lily
Grown for their floating, usually rounded leaves and brightly coloured flowers.