Nelumbo 'Red Lantern' is a variety of medium-sized lotus. Its Chinese name is Hong Denglong. Has double flowers, deep pink, white at the base. He was given this name because recalls Chinese lanterns. The leaves are deep green, water-repellent and diameter of 30cm. It reaches a maximum height of 60cm.
Be cultivated in Watertight Cases otherwise it becomes too intrusive in the pond. It is recommended for small to medium sized ponds.
Very hardy variety that is resistant up to - 30 ° C.
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.
- 80 cm
- Sun Exposure:
- Full sun
- Planting depth from the surface of the water:
- from 10 to 60 cm
- Type of soil:
- USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 °C (-25 °F)
- 1 plant per square meter.
- Bloom Time:
- June - August
- Flower Color:
- Leaf color:
- Ease of Growth: