EPPO Global Database

Nymphaea alba(NYMAL)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-02-23

Basic information
  • EPPO code: NYMAL
  • Preferred name: Nymphaea alba
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Europe, North Africa, Near East. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced into many other countries and sometimes naturalized


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Castalia alba (Linnaeus) Wood

Common names
Name Language
бяла водна роза Bulgarian
водна роза Bulgarian
русалка Bulgarian
nimfea alba Catalan
leknín bílý Czech
hvid nøkkerose Danish
weiße Seerose German
weiße Teichrose German
νυμφαία Greek
white water lily English
adarga Spanish
coberteras Spanish
cuencos Spanish
higos de río Spanish
nenúfar blanco Spanish
yerba de escudete Spanish
valge vesiroos Estonian
lumme Finnish
valkolumme Finnish
lis blanc d'eau French
nénuphar blanc French
nymphéa blanc French
nimefe'ah levanah Hebrew
נִימְפֵאָה לְבָנָה Hebrew
bijeli lopoč Croatian
fehér tündérrózsa Hungarian
carfaro femina Italian
ninfea bianca Italian
ninfea comune Italian
paprastoji vandens lelija Lithuanian
baltā ūdensroze Latvian
witte waterlelie Dutch
kvit nøkkerose Norwegian
grzybień biały Polish
grzybienie białe Polish
adargas-de-rio Portuguese
boleira-branca Portuguese
figos-de-rio Portuguese
golfão-branco Portuguese
nufăr alb Romanian
кувшинка белая Russian
лилия водяная Russian
lekno biele Slovak
beli lokvanj Slovene
lëkue i bardhë Albanian
zambak uji i bardhë Albanian
локвањ Serbian
sydnäckros Swedish
vit näckros Swedish
nilüfer Turkish
латаття біле Ukrainian
bái shuì lián Chinese
白睡莲 Chinese