Nelumbo 'Momo Botan'
Flower 10 cm size from about 100 petals pink. This variety is also suitable for small tubs and bowls and can be grown in a few centimeters of water. Not sensitive to frost.
Nelumbo 'Momo Botan' is a dwarf hybrid Lotus that reaches a maximum height of 60 cm in shallow water. The green leaves round with a diameter of 25 cm and fragrant flowers, large, cupped, 10 cm in diameter, formed by almost 100 pink petals that appear in summer by a long stem that often exceeds in height the leaves. The flower lasts three days, it opens in the morning and closes in the evening.
This variety is also suitable for small tubs and bowls; and may be grown in a few cm of water.
This variety is very hardy, and can withstand up to - 30 ° C, as long as the ice does not affect the roots.
The rhizomes are sold between March and April, for potted plants NOT making shipment, you can pick up at the nursery or in exhibitions and events in which we participate, by reservation.
- 60 cm
- Sun Exposure:
- Full sun
- Planting depth from the surface of the water:
- from 05 to 20 cm
- Type of soil:
- Medium size
- USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 °C (-25 °F)
- Bloom Time:
- June - August
- Flower Color:
- Leaf color:
- Ease of Growth: