Colorado - Water lily (Nymphaea Colorado)
Standing above the water, the striking pink pointed shaped leaves of the Colorado lily really make it stand out. Ideal for a medium to large size pond, this lily continues to flower until October, a month after most lilies have finished making it a great purchase for autumn colour.
- Plant Type - Water Lily
- Normally Available from - Mid March *
- Water Depth - 50cm to 100cm
- Spread - 70cm to 120cm
- Position - Full Sun
- Planting Season - Late Spring to Summer
- Flowers - Jul to Oct
- Flower Colour - Pink
- Foliage - Deciduous
- Hardiness - Hardy
Initially you may want to place the lily on bricks, then gradually lower as the plant stretches towards the surface.
Lilies like still water, they also like to keep their leaves dry, do not place them too close to fountains or other splashing water.
Pruning - Deadhead, removing yellow and brown leaves regularly throughout the growing season.
Koi carp and ducks find them very tasty too!
Your order will be dispatched once all the plants are ready for sale, so it is good idea to order plants within the same month range to avoid delays.