The most common pests are Water Lily Aphids the Water Lily Beetle and the China Mark Moth.

Who eats the water lily?

The black aphid and aquatic leaf beetle both feed on water lilies, according to Colorado State University Extension. Animals such as beavers, ducks and deer also eat parts of the water lily. Fish, such as grass carp, sometimes eat water lilies as well.

Will snails eat water lilies?

The Great Pond Snail – (the pointed shelled snail not the circular shell of the ramshorn snail) will eat waterlily leaves.

Do snails eat lilies?

Snails and slugs

can bite out the flower-holding heads of new lily shoots emerging in spring, or even gobble up a whole potful of tender new lily seedlings.

What do giant water lilies eat?

Therefore no algae can grow, and with no food source, animals that feed on algae cannot exist. On the other hand, Giant Water Lilies are very helpful to some species, for example the Lily Trotter. The Lily Trotters walk on the leaves and obtain their food source (insects) from the water lily.

What is eating my pond lily?

The most common pests are Water Lily Aphids the Water Lily Beetle and the China Mark Moth.