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Cape Blue Waterlily (Nymphaea capensis)

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Nymphaea Capensis, or more commonly know as Cape Blue Waterlily, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Nymphaea. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Nymphaea Capensis or Cape Blue Waterlily's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Florida and Hawaii.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Nymphaea
  • Family: Nymphaeaceae
  • Order: Nymphaeales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) HI (I)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 2(OBL)




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