Nymphaea Perrys Magnificent
Nymphaea ‘ Perry’s Magnificent ‘ Pink It has flower petals that are a very deep dusty rose with the centre petals edged yellow. The flower shape star and fairly free flowering with a delightful fragrance .
: Flower size :15 – 18 cm ( 6 – 7inches ) number of petals 33 to 38 when mature
: Leaf colour: The top leaves green new leaves bronzy purple ,underside red. The Leaf is round and the sinus normally two thirds open ,sometimes fully open or nearly closed .Stem colour brown stripped purple .
: Leaf size: 25 cm ( 10 inches ) when mature
: Leaf spread 1.2 – 1.5 ( 4 – 5 feet ) when mature
: Nymphaea ‘ Perry’s Magnificent ‘ is one of the most striking of the new pink lilies .It has a prominent red centre dot in the stigmal are and deep evenly textured petals .It needs a larger basket to allow to form a colony to maximize blooms . We would reccomend this lily for medium to large ponds .
: Planting depth 30 – 60 cm ( 12 – 24 inches ) from soil level .
- We would recommend a planting basket of at least 28 cm across.
- Water lilies are heavy feeders and benefit from a slow release fertilizer specially prepared for aquatic plants such as Growth Balls which can simply be pushed into the soil.
- Product Code: NP045
- We ship all water lilies bare root, this means that we wash the soil off before packing the plants. During the summer months we may need to trim some of the foliage back for shipping.