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Water-lily Family
2 species
White Water-lily
Order: Nymphaeales
Family: Nymphaeaceae (Water-lily family)
Genus: Nymphaea
Species: Odorata
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta (Flowering plants)
Class: Magnoliopsida
Updated April 24 2013
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Perennial - aquatic - also known as Fragrant Water Lily,
Beaver Root - native to Canada
Yellow Pond-lily
Order: Nymphaeales
Family: Nymphaeaceae (Water-lily family)
Genus: Nuphar
Species: Advena
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta (Flowering plants)
Class: Magnoliopsida
Updated April 24 2013
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Perennial - aquatic - also known as Spatterdock, Bullhead
Pond-lily -  similar to N. lutea
- N. advena is treated as a
sub-species of it by some sources - native to Canada
White Water-lily - flower 7 to 12 cm - leaves 7 to 30 cm - aquatic - Lower Don Valley (Brickworks) - June 2009
Yellow Pond-lily - flower 4 to 5 cm - leaves 10 to 25 cm - aquatic - leaf stalk to 2 m - Toronto Islands - May 2010