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Nymphaea gigantea Hook.
Giant Waterlily
A beautiful species, these plants were in North Queensland.


Nymphaea gigantea Nymphaea gigantea
 
Description:Flower Description:Flower
  Location:Wurruma Dam, Mt Garnet, North Queensland Location:Wurruma Dam, Mt Garnet, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚42.1062S, 14507.7178E GPS coordinates:17˚42.1062S, 14507.7178E
  Date of photo:28 April 2018 Date of photo:28 April 2018
  Field No.:6555 Field No.:6555
     
  Nymphaea gigantea Nymphaea gigantea
 
  Description:Flower and leaves Description:Plants at dam edge
  Location:Wurruma Dam, Mt Garnet, North Queensland Location:Wurruma Dam, Mt Garnet, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚42.1062S, 14507.7178E GPS coordinates:17˚42.1062S, 14507.7178E
  Date of photo:28 April 2018 Date of photo:28 April 2018
  Field No.:6555 Field No.:6555
     
  Nymphaea gigantea Nymphaea gigantea
 
  Description:Buds and leaves Description:Plants in dam
  Location:Wurruma Dam, Mt Garnet, North Queensland Location:Wurruma Dam, Mt Garnet, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚42.1062S, 14507.7178E GPS coordinates:17˚42.1062S, 14507.7178E
  Date of photo:28 April 2018 Date of photo:28 April 2018
  Field No.:6555 Field No.:6555
     
     
     

Reference (accessed 14 July 2018):

Williams, K.A.W. (1999), Native Plants of Queensland 4: 286

http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/NSWfl.pl?page=nswfl&lvl=sp&name=Nymphaea~gigantea

https://www.somemagneticislandplants.com.au/11-botanical-names/702-nymphaea-gigantea



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