Nymphaea ‘ Charlene Strawn ‘ ( Yellow )


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      Nymphaea ‘ Charlene Strawn ‘ ( Yellow )

Nymphaea ‘ Charlene Strawn ‘ ( Yellow ) A beautiful yellow lily the flower petals colour  sees the inner petals  as a rich yellow and the outer petals are a lighter yellow . This lily has Star shaped flowers  and has a wonderfully sweet fragrance.

: Flower size 15 – 20 cm ( 6 – 8 inches ) Number of petals 27 – 29

: Leaf colour  The tops are  green , the new leaves appear with  small purple specks and mottles on them . The underside is a  light purple and green mottled purple , the newest leaves are  red mottled purple . The Leaf  is nearly  round , the lobes some times overlap at sinus more often sinus open . The Stem colour is  brown with thick fuzz on peduncle and petiole

: Leaf size 20 – 23 cm ( 8 – 9 inches )

: Leaf spread 0.9 – 1.5m ( 3 – 5 feet ) When mature

: Nymphaea ‘ Charlene Strawn ‘ this lily is very fragrant and makes a good cut flower .It grows an abundance of leaves .which can hide the flowers Recommended for medium to large ponds

: Planting depth 30 -60 cm ( 12 -24 inches ) from soil level

  • We would recommend a planting basket of at least 22cm across.
  • Product Code: NY005
  • 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.