pond lily


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pond lily

pond lily

n
(Plants) another name for waterlily

pond′ lil′y


n.
water lily.
[1740–50, Amer.]
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Noun1.pond lily - a water lily having large leaves and showy fragrant flowers that float on the waterpond lily - a water lily having large leaves and showy fragrant flowers that float on the water; of temperate and tropical regions
water lily - an aquatic plant of the family Nymphaeaceae
genus Nymphaea, Nymphaea - the type genus of the family Nymphaeaceae; any of a variety of water lilies
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Visit, too, the nearby Pond Lily Trail and Watergarden Trails to make quality time with Mom as easy as a lazy stroll.
The current pond has water depths of one to seven feet and is dominated by water-shield, pond lily and invasive water milfoil.
For maximum impact you need a watertight container, one small water lily, an upright marginal such as blue flag iris, a surface-spreading marginal like Veronica beccabunga, and a floating aquatic such as parrot's feather or a Japanese pond lily.