Hardy Water Lily, with star-shaped flowers red vermilion. Occupies an area of 120 cm² and should be put to a depth of 40 - 60 cm. Ideal for medium sized ponds. Latour-Marliacl 1894.
Nymphaea 'Lucida' has star-shaped flowers of 15 cm in diameter red vermilion inside with a light transparent white on the outside formed by 25 petals. It has round leaves of 18 cm in diameter of green color with purple spots. It occupies a space of 100-120 cmq and must be placed at a depth of 40- 60 cm. These lilies are ideal for medium sized ponds.
Hardy water lily that can stand the cold. abundant flowering in summer.
It was bred by Latour-Marliac in 1894.
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 40 to 60 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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