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Fragrant Waterlily, American White Waterlily
Full sun, wet moisture level, prefers fertile soil but adapted to wide range of soils. 2 ft. height, blooms spring to fall, white or pink flowers, spreads rapidly by rhizomes.
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Native Region: Lightly statewide
Aquatic plant with fragrant flowers. Backyard pond makes an ideal location. Needs to be divided every 1-2 years.