pond lily


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Related to pond lily: Nuphar lutea, lily pad

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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Keep it flat: At Mount Pisgah Arboretum, consider the Tom McCall Riverbank Trail and Meadow Road to access the Water Garden Trail and Pond Lily Trail.
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.