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Water Lily

Nymphaea 'Escarboucle'

Also known as

Waterlily 'Escarboucle'

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Full Sun
Frequent watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10cm

Max

1.5m

Min

1m

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Water Lily Overview

This deciduous, perennial, water plant bears dark green leaves. Cup-shaped, semi-double, dark red flowers appear in the summer.

Common problems with Water Lily

How to propagate Water Lily

Seed

May be propagated by seed.

Division

When you divide the rhizomes every 3 or 4 years, save some to replant in spring or summer.

Rhizomes

Other uses of Water Lily

Aquatic, fragrance