One of the best yellow water lilies, it received the American Award from the Water Lily Society in 1990. A large-growing, hardy lily, it must have full sun to bloom well. The undersides of new leaves are speckled with purple. Plant from 1½ to 4 feet deep. Possibly hardy to Zone 5 with protection.
Attributes - Nymphaea 'Texas Dawn'
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Season: Early Summer through Late Summer
Flower Color: Yellow
Height: 1 ft. 6 in. to 4 ft.
Width: 6 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Notes: Thrives in Hot Climates. Long Blooming, Showy Flowers.