Nymphaea 'Colorado' | Water Lily
Colorado Water Lily Nymphaea ‘Colorado’ - 1L Pot
The gorgeous Colorado water lily is both vibrant and elegant. Despite its delicate pinkish hue, it is a hardy little plant, more than capable of surviving harsh winters and renowned for its spectacular quantity of blooms. This lily spreads across an area of around 80cm - 1m when mature, making it perfect for medium to larger ponds. Its mesmerising flowers poke out from the surface of the water and deliver a pleasant scent. Plant ideally in the spring and in 15-1m of water in a spot where the flowers can enjoy at least 5 hours of sunshine a day.
- Foliage Colour: green and brown mottled
- Flower Colour: vibrant pink and cream, salmon pink
- Approx. Growth Height: 15-76cm
- Max. spread: 80cm - 1m
- Flowering Time: June - October
- Uses: zone 3 of a pond, lakes, ditches
- Exposure: exposed
- Habit: spreading, clump forming, floating
- Hardiness: hardy
- Rate of Growth: rapid
- Suitable for medium and large ponds
Please Note: the plants will arrive ready to be placed directly in the pond.
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