(Nymphaea Rose Arey)
Rose Arey - Water lily (Nymphaea Rose Arey)
A pale pink lily that produces large flowers. Rose Arey has slightly incurved petals and the stamens stand out beautiful against the paler pink petals.
- Plant Type - Water Lily
- Normally Available from - Mid March
- Water Depth - 50cm to 90cm
- Spread - 30cm to 70cm
- Position - Full Sun
- Planting Season - Late Spring to Summer
- Flowers - Jun to Sep
- 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!