Vesuve (Nymphaea Vesuve)
New for 2018. This small lily produces rosy pink to more bold magenta flowers, which are also fragrant. Bright green leaves and bold yellow stamens help to show this beauty off well.
- Plant Type - Water Lily
- Normally Available from - Mid May *
- Water Depth - 30cm to 60cm
- Spread - 60cm to 80cm
- Position - Full Sun
- Planting Season - Late Spring to Summer
- Flowers - Jun to Sep
- Flower Colour - Red
- 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.