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botanical name:
Nymphaea odorata var. minor
Nymphaea odorata var. minor © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Water lily
family:  Nymphaeaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.10m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: aquatic
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season:
aspect: full sun
conditions: wet/waterlogged soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 6 to 10
description:
Miniature water lily. Small, fragrant, white flowers with yellow stamens.

cultivation:
Grow in still water at a depth of between 10 and 45cm, rooted into the bottom mud or in baskets of loamy soil.

propagation:
By division

usage:
Suitable for growing in small ponds, even tubs or other containers.

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