Scientific Name: Nuphar polysepala Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:yellow pond lily Texture:Very coarse
Family Name:NymphaeaceaeHabit: Spreading
Plant Type: Aquatic plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):1.3 - 2.0m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades, U.S. - northwest, U.S. - northeast Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Leathery, Lustrous, Glabrous, Ovate, Entire, Undulate (wavy)
Flowers: Flowers solitary, (Floriferous), Yellow, Jun
Fruit: Capsule, Green-yellow
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Bog
Landscape Uses: Aquatic - ponds, Wetland - bogs, Wildlife food
Key ID Features:Aquatic floating plant; leaves hear-shaped, about 30x20 cm; flowers yellow, cup-shaped.