Pond Plants: Lotus

lotus

Lotus

Alba Grandiflora
Very fragrant flowers Huge large cup shaped, double flowers are pure white and up to 10 inches across.
Chawan Basu
Creamy white single flowers edged in deep pink flowers are 5 to 7 inches across and eaves grows 14 to 16 inches across.
Chinese Double Rose
Flowers are 10 to 12 inches across. Flowers are deep rose colored and fully double and free flowering. Grows 2′ to 3′ tall and leaves grow 16 to 20 inches across.
Empress
Flowers are 10 to 12 inches across. Flowers are white edged with pinkish-red. Grows 4 to 5′ tall and leaves grow 18 to 20 inches across.
Evening Shower
Double pink flower on a dwarf plant. Grows 1 to 1-1/2 feet.
Rosy Clouds
Reddish pink flowers are 5 to 6 inches across. Wonderful bloomer, semi dwarf, and vigorous dark green foliage. Grows 3 to 4′ tall.
Frankly Scarlet
Single bright rose flowers and grows 5′ to 6′ tall.
Perry’s Giant Sunburst
Large double yellow flowers grow 10 to 13 inches across. The outer petals are pale green. Flowers are held high above the base of the plant and fragrant flowers have 24 or 25 petals.
Green Maiden
Flowers change from the first day from a soft pink to a pale yellow by the third day and the flowers are 2 to 3 inches across. Grows 1 to 3′ tall and leaves grow 18 to 20 inches across.
Nucifer Hindu
Very fragrant semi deep pink flowers that have 24 petals. Flowers are 9 to 12 inches across and heavy bloomer. It is not uncommon to see 3 different colored flowers on the same plant, all in different stages of blooms.
Lavender Lady
Pinkish lavender at the outer edge and white single blooms near the center. Slight fragrance and flowers are 11 to 12 inches across. Huge leaves 24 to 26 inches across.
Lutea
Rich yellow flowers with slightly lighter tips that are 7 to 11 inches across and slight fragrance.
Momo Botan
Dwarf growing lotus that has deep rose pink color and peony-shaped double flowers. Flowers are 4 to 6 inches across and stay open later in the day.
Mrs. Perry D. Slocum
Very fragrant semi double blooms that open deep pink and change to yellow and then pale creamy yellow. Flowers are 9 to 12 inches across and very fragrant. Heavy bloomer and it is not uncommon to see 3 different colored flowers on the same plant, all in different stages of blooms. Leaves grow 18 to 23 inches across and plant grow 4′ to 5′ tall.
Pink Bowl
True dwarf lotus plant that has silvery pink peony style flowers that are semi double and 4 to 6 inches across. The flowers are creamy white with bright pink edges.
Roseum Plenum
Deep rose pink with yellow centers. The flowers are single and 8 to 10 inches across, free flowering, and very fragrant. Leaves are 18 to 20 inch across.
Russian Red
Deep rose pink with yellow centers. The flowers are single and 8 to 12 inches across, free flowering, and slight fragrance.
Sunflower
Deep pink with yellow centers. The flowers are single and 8 to 12 inches across, semi dwarf, and slight fragrance. Leaves are 12 to 15 inch across.
The President
Huge blooms that are 10 to 12 inches across and are red to deep pink and grows 3′ to 4′ tall.

By Blogger KoiLover

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