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Nelumbo 'Mrs. Perry Slocum'

Dwarf Sacred Lotus with lovely fragrant flowers with petals pink. Suitable for small and medium-sized ponds.

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Size:Small
Planting depth from the surface of the water:from 05 to 20 cm
Height:60 cm
Spacing:1 plant per square meter.
Type of soil:Waterlogged
Sun Exposure:Full sun
Bloom Time:June - August
Flower Color:Pink
Leaf color:Green
Hardiness:USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 °C (-25 °F)
Ease of Growth:Easy
Name of breeder:Slocum
Family:Nelumbonaceae

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The Nelumbo 'Mrs. Perry Slocum 'is a dwarf cultivar of Sacred Lotus, which reaches a maximum height of 60 cm in shallow water. Has green leaves round with a diameter of 25 cm and fragrant flowers, large, cupped, 10 cm in diameter, formed by almost 100 petals of pink color 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 can 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.

We do not carry delivery of potted plants, only pickup at our nursery. We ship the rhizomes in early spring.

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Nelumbo 'Mrs. Perry Slocum'

Nelumbo 'Mrs. Perry Slocum'

Dwarf Sacred Lotus with lovely fragrant flowers with petals pink. Suitable for small and medium-sized ponds.