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Taxon: Nymphaea odorata Aiton subsp. odorata

 
Genus: Nymphaea
Subgenus: Nymphaea
Section: Nymphaea
Family: Nymphaeaceae
Nomen number: 25441
Place of publication:
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 20-Dec-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • fragrant water-lily  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • white water-lily  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • nymphéa odorant  (Source: Zander ed17) - French
  • wohlriechende Seerose  (Source: Zander ed17) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2, as N. odorata; Herbs Commerce ed2, as N. odorata)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Québec (s.), Nova Scotia, Ontario (s.), Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Manitoba (s.e.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, District of Columbia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Durango]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Hidalgo, México, Michoacán de Ocampo, Ciudad de México]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas, Cuba, United States [Puerto Rico]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll. 1975. Aquatic and wetland plants of southwestern United States, 2 vols.
  2. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll. 1982. Flora of the Bahama archipelago.
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs Note: = Nymphaea odorata Aiton
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  6. Godfrey, R. K. & J. W. Wooten. 1979-1981. Aquatic and wetland plants of southeastern United States, 2 vol.
  7. Hellquist, C. B. & J. H. Wiersema. 1996. Observations on native Nymphaea of northern North America and their use in water gardening. Water Gard. J. 12(4):9-15.
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier). 1946-1969. Flora de Cuba
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  11. Lot, A. et al. 1999. Catálogo de angiospermas acuáticas de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 33:99.
  12. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  13. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland. Note: = Nymphaea odorata Aiton
  14. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  15. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  16. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. 1991-. Flora del Bajio y de regiones adyacentes.
  17. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  18. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  19. Voss, E. 1972-. Michigan flora.
  20. Wiersema, J. H. 1997. Nymphaea. Flora of North America.

Check other web resources for Nymphaea odorata Aiton subsp. odorata :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?25441. Accessed 19 July 2019.