Egyptian Lotus is a member of the Nymphaea family. Its botanical name is Nymphaea caerulea. The scientific name epithet caerulea means 'sky-blue'.
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These plants have been known to grow well alongside Egyptian Lotus so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Egyptian Lotus so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Egyptian Lotus plants:
The botanical epithet is from the Latin caerulea meaning “off whitein color”, “creamy” or “almost blue”.1
Nymphaea caerulea Savigny