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Egyptian Water Lily

Nymphaea lotus

Also known as

Egyptian Lotus, Tiger Lotus, White Lotus, White Water-Lily, Water lily, Eygptian water lily, Lotus, White lily

Full Sun
Frequent watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

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    Egyptian Water Lily Overview

    A perennial spreading water-plant. They flower from mid-summer into the autumn, and produce large, scented flowers which are held above the water surface.

    Common problems with Egyptian Water Lily

    How to propagate Egyptian Water Lily

    Seed

    Propagate from seeds.

    Other uses of Egyptian Water Lily

    Grown for their floating, usually rounded leaves and brightly coloured flowers.