Family – Nymphaeaceae

Name                                   Nymphaea nouchali

Family                            Nymphaeaceae

Common names               Nil manel

Origin                             Native

Habit                              Aquatic

Climatic zone

NCS

IUCN                              Least concern

Comment                       Syn N stellata

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Name                             Nymphaea pubescens

Family                            Nymphaeaceae

Common names               Olu

Origin                             Native

Habit                              Aquatic

Climatic zone

NCS

IUCN

Comment                       White to red flowers. Leaves pubescent beneath

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Name                             Nymphaea mexicana

Family                            Nymphaeaceae

Common names               Yellow lotus

Origin                             Introduced

Habit                              Aquatic

Climatic zone                  Nuwaraeliya disctrict

NCS

IUCN

Comment                       Introduced and escaped from Hakgala gardens

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