Mrs. Slocum is a large-sized variety of Lotus Plants it has 70~100 petals and a flower diameter of 11-12" . Developed through crossbreeding between the water chinquapin and the Chinese red-colored, double-flowered variety, this is the only yellow-red-type lotus of the double-flowered variety. The color is a gradation of pale yellow which ends in rose-pink tips. The red color fades quickly and on the third day after bloom the flower is mostly pale yellow. The flowering season is from late-June
Yulou Renzui is another beautiful traveler from China. This stunning White Lotus with dark pink tips is a great addition to any Koi pond or water garden.
White Lotus are originally from Egypt (Nymphaea lotus) and is austere and beautiful in its simplicity. Also known as the Tiger Lotus or Egyptian White Water Lily, this plant grows in various parts of East Africa and Southeast Asia. It has rounded petals and tooth-edged leaves, grows in
Vibrant red flowers held high above the leaves create a spectacular attention capturing display. Sure to please any pond plant lover. This one comes highly recommended for nearly any size pond. Hybridized by Slocum in 1994 Hardy to zones 4-11. Best to plant in no-hole container at least 4 gallons or bigger. Large lotus. Dark pink almost red semi double blooms of 6-11 inches. Height 4-6 feet. Medium to large spread. Good for medium to large ponds.
The lotus 'Holy Fire' has to be among my favorites. It starts blooming here in April and the flowering has not missed a beat since. This early morning bloom, with the outer sepals not fully open, almost gives the impression the petals are contained in a bowl.
It bears some resemblance to a lotus Perry Slocum named 'Ben Gibson' but for me is Holy Fire is a better bloomer and a better flower. Petal color is pink tipped
The Lutea Lotus, also known as American Lotus, American Yellow Lotus, and the Water Chinaquin, produces vast numbers of larger, bright yellow blossoms. Each blossom measures up to 11 inches in diameter and has from 22 to 25 rich yellow petals with slightly lighter tips. These flowers reach several inches above the leaves and carry a slight fragrance. Lutea leaves can grow up to 18 inches in diameter and may grow up to 3 feet above the
The “Empress” or Alba Striata are beautiful Lotus plants. They are a whitish bloom with gentle strokes of pinkish colors on the edges of the petals. These plants can grow up to five feet tall in perfect conditions. The empress lotus flower bursts into a wide white rose-shaped blossom when in full bloom. As all pond plant life will, the Lotus flower will increase the oxygen in the air. It is also a great
Momo Botan is one of the favorites of most pond owners as well as pond builders. Pond designers know that this is a Lotus that is a great performer that can be counted on to enhance
the beauty of any pond. It is probably the most popular lotus in America. Momo is happy in a container garden or a small ponds as well. Of Japanese origin it is featured in many
landscape paintings of Japanese Koi ponds.
This Small lotus
Chawan Basu Lotus Nelumbo nucifera ‘Chawan Basu’ is a Semi dwarf variety of the Lotus plant. It grows 2 to 3' tall. This beautiful creamy white single flower is edged in deep pink and measures 5 to 7 inches across.
The dark green leaves grows 14 to 16 inches across with the classic raising well above the water surface. This lotus flower can be successfully grown in “tubs” in or around your pond. Large containers will work