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n. - Common water lily of eastern and central North America, having broad leaves and globe-shaped yellow flowers.

Usage examples (11)
  • Deeper marshes and ponds may contain duckweed (Lemna minor) and spatterdock.
  • Northern cricket frogs can be found resting on algal mats or leaves of spatterdock.
  • The tidal marshes are dominated by narrowleaf cattail, wild rice, spatterdock and pickerelweed.
  • Flora: Freshwater tidal marshes at Tivoli North Bay are dominated by narrowleaf cattail, spatterdock and invading purple loosestrife and common reed. for more
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