Nymphaea ‘ Andreana ‘ Water Lily
: Nymphaea ‘ Andreana ‘ Water Lily is a variable lily flower petal colour is reddish orange inner petals ,then rusty orange ,outer petals medium yellow then peach-yellow .Flower shape cuplike then peony style ,fragrance very slight
: Flower size 13 – 18 cm ( 5 – 7 inches ) Number of petals 20 to 22
: Leaf colour top green dark reddish brown blotches .Underside green with numerous dark red spots and blotches . Leaf nearly round sinus wide open .Stems green brown when young
: Leave size 18 – 20 cm ( 7 – 8 inches )
: Leaf spread 0.9 – 1 – 1.2m ( 3 – 4 feet ) when mature
: Nymphaea ‘ Andreana ‘ can be confused with Nymphaea ‘ Aurora ‘ the main difference is it has large blooms and large leaves .It can be planted in full sun or partial shade .This lily is recommend for small to medium ponds
: Planting depth 30 = 45 cm ( 12 – 18 inches ) from soil level .
- We would recommend a planting basket of at least 22cm across.
- Product Code: NR005
- We ship all water lilies bare root, this means that we wash the soil off before packing the plants. During the summer months we may need to trim some of the foliage back for shipping.
- Water lilies are vert heavy feeders and benefit from a slow release fertilizer specially prepared for aquatic plants such as Growth Balls which can simply be pushed into the soil.
- Contact us if you require more information. We are available between 08:30am and 16:30pm via telephone Monday to Friday and email outside of these hours we are happy to help with any queries.