Native Plant Encyclopedia

  Yellow Pond LilyNuphar variegata  

  Recommended Planting Range

  (previously: Nuphar variegatum)


Yellow pond lily grows in quiet water throughout our region. It helps create a variety of important aquatic microhabitats such as spawning areas for fish, and attachment sites for aquatic insect egg masses. It also provides food for ducks, beavers, and muskrats.

Yellow pond lily

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