Nuphar advena

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaNymphaeaceaeNupharNuphar advena

Ecology

The leaves of this perennial water-lily are erect rather than floating. It is occasionally grown in gardens, and has been recorded as planted from lakes and ponds, where it then becomes naturalised through rhizomatous growth; reproduction by seed has not been reported. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of eastern N. America, Mexico and Cuba.

JNCC Designations

NHMSYS0000461106

Atlas text references

FNAEC (1997)
Preston CD, Croft JM
1997.  Aquatic plants in Britain and Ireland.