Nymphaea 'Xiafei' Water Lily
Bred in China, and introduced at the beginning of the 21st century, this highly attractive, free flowering water lily has petite red blooms and green foliage, edged with scarlet.
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 15cm and 40cm deep.
- Flowering period: June to September
- Mature spread: 40cm to 65cm
- Growth rate: small