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Nymphaea ampla (Salisb.) DC.
Dotleaf waterlily

Nymphaea ampla
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originally published in Curtis’s Botanical Magazine, vol. 75 [ser. 3, vol. 5]: t. 4469 (1849) [W.H. Fitch]

Family: Nymphaeaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Freshwater Aquatic

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Assumed to be Cultivated

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Nymphaea ampla has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Lee County Not Native, Naturalized

Nymphaea ampla has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Wetland

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Nymphaea ampla
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Curtis’s Botanical Magazine, vol. 75 [ser. 3, vol. 5]: t. 4469 (1849) [W.H. Fitch]