This is a lovely, pure paper white Hardy Water Lily. The very large flower are as big as 6-10 inches. Their dark green pads can have a spread of 6-12 feet especially in full sun. This hardy waterlily contrast of the green pads allows the white flowers to stand out. Nymphaea 'Virginia' is an excellent bloomer and will tolerate partial shade. Ponds of the medium to
large size are best suited to handle this
This stunning Pink Hardy Water Lily is a small to medium size , growing 36-48” wide. Copes quite well with heat. Prolific pink flowers, startling orange stamens. Deep purple juvenile lily pads turn to green and form a quite attractive pattern as the summer season begins.
Flowers will raise well above your pond or water garden. Will bloom best in a larger container and a lot of fertilizer in the summer.
Perry's Rich Rose is a Hardy Water lily that is a good lily for any size pond. The leaves and flowers of this variety are often the same size. Plant height varies with depth of pool. Commonly referred to as "Water Lilies" these plants have adapted to living in a total water environment This variety has rose flowers with red sepals. It has 9 inch green leaves with red undersides.
The leaves of these plants are
Gloriosa used to be considered the very best Red Hardy Water Lily. It is indeed very bright and beautiful but sometimes is prone to crown rot. This free flowering lily has cup-like, bright red flowers and lush green foliage. Although a pure red color it is a small plant with smaller flowers. Does fairly well in shadier pond or water gardens but of course is best to have full sun.
It is recommended to
One of the most popular of the red lily varieties. Of all the red varieties, this one has the reddest flowers of deep cherry-red. This pond plant waterlily has blooms of 6-7" with green leaves. It is very fragrant and free flowering all season long. Stays open late in the afternoon. . Planting Depth:6-4
Petals are bright red tipped in white. New pads are brownish turning to green.
Stays open in the afternoon later than most reds.
Director Moore is a beautiful addition to a pond of any size. The deep violet blooms of this purple tropical water lily are outstanding made even more striking by its deeper hued stamens and bright golden center. It's compact, dark-green leaves repeat the blossoms’ color: flecked with purplish brown on top and pure purple beneath. Director Moore tropical water lily has a delightful fragrance, and is a profuse bloomer. Will stay open later in the day.
Panama Pacific is a tropical, day-blooming water lily with deep plum colored blossoms and yellow stamens. It is an excellent, fragrant bloomer that is hardier than many other tropical water lilies. The Panama Pacific has viviparous bronze-green leaves with reddish mottling. This plant can spread up to 6-1/2' and is recommended to be in 12-30" of water in a 2 gallon or larger container.
Panama Pacific is a very hardy tropical water lily that produces a lot of
Nymphaea 'Tanzanite' was the Best New Waterlily of 2009 as awarded by the International Waterlily and Water Garden Association in their annual new waterlily competition. Deep violet purple flowers with over 50 petals are a highlight of this plant. Darker in color than any other purple waterlily on the market today its bright golden center offers a unique contrast to the overall color. Another interesting characteristic is the lively mottling of the pads on Nymphaea 'Tanzanite. Even without
Ultra Violet is a tropical water lily created by Florida Aquatic Nurseries. It has violet petals and maroon pads splashed with lighter maroon. It's was introduced in 2007.
'Ultra Violet Water Lily'
'Ultra Violet' is unique because it's flowers are deep purple, darker than Director Moore, the darkest purple on the market today. The flower stands tall and consist of 50 plus petals which gives it the unique fullness. This beautiful tropical water lily is a great addition to