Nelumbo 'Little Red Missing' Red Hardy Water Lotus
Little Red Missing is a fantastic medium red single lotus, with great color and a profuse bloomer. The new flower is dark red, lightening to a strong pink. Very popular, and sells out quickly. Fertilize especially well for best color!
SIZE: Medium (Height 2' to 4', Medium Spread)
Planting Container: We recommend a 2 1/2 Gallon Solid Planting Container or a 4 1/2 Gallon Solid Planting 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.