Welcome to the Waterlily Database. This site is intended for anyone from universities to garden enthusiasts. The study and collection of Waterlily information from around the world is important and we would love for you to share with us your information on newly registered waterlily cultivars. We have an up to date database on many cultivars and most species.
*We now have over 2000 photos on the site!


N. ‘William McLane’,

To submit new information, photos, or corrections please email . If sharing information please specify that you are willing to share any media included for use on  If you would like, we will reference you as the content provider for copyright of the media.

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