WGI Registry of
Nymphaea (Waterlily) Cultivars
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1) Cultivar Name:
Nymphaea ‘Pam Wilson’
2) Hardy or tropical: Tropical 3) Day or night bloomer: Day
4) Originator: Charles Winch 5) Year of origin: 2000
Address: Removed to protect privacy
7) Nominant (Named by): Charles Winch
8) Address (if different from above):
10) Address (if different from above):
11) Applicant: Noelene Pullen
12) Address (if different from above):
13) Phone: 14) Fax: 15) Email: Removed to protect privacy
16) As far as you know, has this name been published in a dated publication together with a description?
17) If yes to 16, give details of the earliest publication (title, date, publisher, etc.):
18) Has this cultivar been granted Patent or Plant Breeders' Rights, or is it being sold under a trade designation other than the name used here? No
19) If yes to any of the above, please give details:
20) Has a Standard been deposited in a recognized herbarium? Yes
21) If yes, please give details (where, when deposited, etc.):
Royal Botanic Gardens
ABOUT THE PLANT
Parentage: Seed (maternal) parent: Unknown
Pollen (paternal) parent: Unknown
Please give following dimensions in centimeters
Description ‑ Flower: Shape: Stellate
Diameter: 17 cm.
Sepal color, exterior: Green, with reddish brown flecks
Sepal color, interior: Dark pink
Sepal number: 4
Petal color: Medium pink
Petal number: 35-40
Stamen: Filament color: Dark yellow
Tip color: Dark-medium pink
Pedicel (flower stalk) color: Bronze green
Pedicel pubescent (fuzzy)? No
Height above water: 30 cm.
Leaves: Shape: Ovate
Length x width: 35 x 34 cm.
Color, top: Variegated apple green and reddish brown
Color, underside: Green speckled with light red & reddish brown
Petiole (leaf stem) color: Bronze
Petiole pubescent? No
Spread of plant (diameter): 312 cm.
What cultivar does this plant most closely resemble and how does it differ?
N. ‘Evelyn Randig’ but with more petals that are lighter toward the centre.
Unusual characteristics or comments: Leaf colour combination and pattern; petals slightly crinkled with colour becoming white at the centre; and long stamens.