Nymphaea “Marian Strawn” Day blooming non-viviparous. Will over winter in zones 9 to 11. Plants size is medium. Flower is a semi cup shaped white, 5” to 8” across. Leaves are green with feckled brown spots 6“ to 10“ across. Has about a 3’ to 7’ spread. Best to grow in 6” to 18” of water. Flowers are very fragrant and stand well above the waters surface. You can grow this one in a one, two or three gallon container. Good for earthen ponds as well. Will tolerate shade especially in hotter climates. Best to grow in full sun.