(Nymphaea Marliacea Albida)
Marliacea Albida - Water Lily (Nymphaea Marliacea Albida)
Marliacea Albida produces crisp white, medium sized flowers, which are fragrant. Smaller than other varieties of white lily but beautifully cup shaped they sit upon dark green foliage below.
- Plant Type - Water Lily
- Normally Available from - Mid March
- Water Depth - 30cm to 90cm
- Spread - 75cm to 90cm
- Position - Full Sun
- Planting Season - Late Spring to Summer
- Flowers - Jun to Sep
- Flower Colour - White
- 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!