Data mode


Sign up

Copy permalink to share

Nymphaea ampla (Salisbury) A.P. de Candolle. Subgenus: Brachyceras. Dotleaf Waterlily. Phen: Jan-Dec. Hab: Ponds and canals. Dist: Native of tropical and subtropical America, perhaps including s. FL.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = Fl2, FNA3, GW2, K4, Mex, S, WH3; = Castalia ampla Salisb. – S13; > Nymphaea ampla (Salisb.) DC. var. ampla – K3; > Nymphaea ampla (Salisb.) DC. var. pulchella (DC.) Casp. – Bah

Show in key(s)

Show parent genus

Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
  • Great Plains: OBL

Heliophily ?: 9

Your browser does not support SVGs

Hover over a shape, letter, icon, or arrow on the map for definition or see the legend.

image of plant© Alberto Alcalá, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Alberto Alcalá source CC-BY | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Ricard Busquets Reverte, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Ricard Busquets Reverte source CC-BY | Original Image ⭷


See something wrong or missing on about Nymphaea ampla? Let us know here: (Please include your name and email if at all complicated so we can clarify if needed.) We greatly appreciate feedback, and will include updates from you in our next webapp update, which can take a few months.

Cite as...