Nymphaea alba


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Noun1.Nymphaea alba - a water lily with white flowers
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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It is beautiful - acres of floating carpets of white water lilies (presumably our native white water lily, Nymphaea alba), which begin blooming once the water temperature holds steady at 60 degrees, and will continue blooming until the first frosts.
The medicinal plants that can be made into powder are as follows: Piper nigrum, Aerva lanata, Centella asiatica, Millettia pinnata, Boerhavia diffusa, Phyllanthus emblica, Terminalia bellirica, Terminalia chebula, and Nymphaea alba. Some plants are used in the form of powder and paste such as Terminalia arjuna and Cinnamomum verum.
Some ponds are planted with large, domineering plants such as lesser bulrush (Typha angustifolia) or white water lily (Nymphaea alba), so we may advise replacement with plants more suited to the scale of the pond.
The topical composition contains at least one plant ingredient or plant extract from Rosmarinus officinalis, wherein at least one plant ingredient or plant extract is a member of the group consisting of a plant extract, an ursolic acid, a carnosic acid, a rosmarinic acid, and an oleanolic acid; a plant extract or a diarylheptanoid from alpinia; at least one DNA repair enzyme; at least one pharmaceutically or cosmetically acceptable vehicle; and Avena sativa (oat) kernel extract, evening primrose seed extract, L-ergothioneine, hydrolyzed soy protein, yeast extract, Lentinus enodes extract, Nymphaea alba flower extract and Perilla frutescens leaf extract.
Among the floating-leaved plants, Nuphar lutea and Nymphaea alba were most widely distributed along the western shore of L.