Nymphaea ‘ Ellisiana ‘ Water Lily
Nymphaea ‘ Ellisiana ‘ Water Lily is a very free flowering water lily .Petal colour very brilliant red ,flower star shape .Fragrance strong .
: Flower size 10 – 13 cm ( 4 – 5 inches ) Number of petals 21 to 22
: Leaf top green new leaves dark green blotched purple .Underside green new leaves purple -bronze .Leaf a little longer than wide .Lobes overlap slightly on new leaves ,sinus wide open on older leaves .Stem colour bronze with few short hairs
: Leaf size 18 – 20 cm ( 7 – 8inches )
: Leaf spread 0.9 meter ( 3 feet ) when mature
: Nymphaea ‘ Ellisiana ‘ this is a good lily for tubs and small 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: NR065
- We ship all water lilies bare root, this means that we wash all 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 via telephone Monday to Friday from 08:30am to 16:30pm and are available via email outside these hours. We are happy to help with any queries you may have.