Nymphaea odorata 'Firecrest' Water Lily
The fragrant flowers of this attractive water lily have petals that lie widely open, and red-tipped stamens that stand erect at the centre.
Plant in still water away from splashing fountains. Lower gradually so the leaves can stretch to the surface within a few days. Remove dead leaves and flowers during the growing season.
Plant in full sun between 30cm and 50cm deep.
- Flowering period: June to September
- Mature spread: 50cm to 90cm
- Growth rate: medium