Hardy Waterlily red, star-shaped flowers with a full 18 cm in diameter, dark red. Occupies an area of 120 cm² and should be placed at a depth of 60-90 cm. Ideal for medium to large ponds, flourishes even in the shade. Marliac 1901.
Nymphaea 'Atropurpurea' has star-shaped flowers of 14-16 cm in diameter, and are mottled red color composed of 25 lanceolate petals.
He leaves with open lobes, have a diameter of 17 cm of dark green color. It occupies a space of 120 cmq and should be placed at a depth of 60 - 90 cm.
Ideal for medium to large ponds. He can flourish even in light shade and unaffected by frost.
It was bred by Marliac in 1901.
Available from April to October.
- 0 cm, on the water surface.
- Sun Exposure:
- Full sun to partial shade
- Planting depth from the surface of the water:
- from 50 to 90 cm
- Type of soil:
- Medium size
- USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 °C (-20 °F)
- 1 plant per square meter.
- Bloom Time:
- May - September
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