Nelumbo 'Green Maiden' Hardy Water Lotus
Green Maiden is considered a dwarf variety, and will grow 1' to 3' tall and the flowers and are 2" - 3" across. This free blooming changeable lotus has beautiful blossoms that open a soft pink and change to yellow by the third day. Good choice for containers or small to large water gardens.
SIZE: SMALL (Height 1' to 3', Dwarf Spread)
PLANTING CONTAINER: We recommend a 2 1/2 gallon solid container
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: FULL SUN
WATER DEPTH: 3" TO 12" (Maximum water depth is for mature lotus)
USDA HARDINESS ZONES: 4-11
Lotus are sold as bare root tubers, or sometimes later in the Spring as runners with small leaves. The growing points are fragile, and must be handled very carefully.
For planting instructions see our: Planting Instructions for Hardy Water Lotus.