Collections: Aquatic Plants

Nelumbo nucifera

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The Nelumbo nucifera is an aquatic plant that is most easily recognized by its eye-catching, open bloom and uniquely-shaped leaves. It is a radially symmetrical flower displaying either Pink & white petals. The flower looms above flat, heart-shaped, glossy green, floating leaves. Nelumbo nucifera is commonly called sacred lotus in reference to the sacred and symbolic status the flower holds in Buddhism and Hinduism.  It is a large-flowered lotus that typically grows 3-6’ tall in shallow water and spreads by thickened rhizomes rooted in the mud. This is a marginal aquatic perennial that features rounded, parasol-like, upward-cupped, waxy green leaves  that appear above the water on long petioles which attach at the middle of the leaf underside (peltate). Large, cupped, fragrant, pink or white flowers appear in summer on stiff stems above the foliage. Each flower blooms for about three days, opening in the morning and closing at night each day. Flowers are followed by nut-like fruits that The rhizomes, leaves and seeds of lotus are edible and are sometimes used in Asian cooking.

  • Type of Plant -Aquatic Plants.
  • Special Features -Colorful flowers.
  • Light Condition -Full sun.
  • Plant Height Height 1 to max 2 feet approx. 3to 12 feet wide approx
  • WateringScheduleDaily one time.
  • Suitable ForBig Container, Outdoor Garden.
Note: Plant comes with a germination bag (Bag size Approx. 4 to 6 inches). The image is for representation purpose only. The actual product may vary in height, shape or appearance.

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