Water Lily Nymphaea mix (11cm Pot)

Water Lily Nymphaea mix (11cm Pot)

Regular price €14.95

Nymphaea - Description

Potted Nymphaea spp.

Common Name: Water Lily

Other Names: Pond Lily, Aquatic Nymphaea

Indoors or Outdoor: Outdoor

Size: Varies depending on the species, generally ranging from 30 cm to 2 meters in diameter.

Nymphaea - Delivery

Delivery Info: Our Nymphaea plants are carefully potted and packaged to ensure they arrive at your doorstep in perfect condition. We offer secure and timely delivery services to your desired location.

Nymphaea - Characteristics

Mature Size: Varies depending on the species, typically reaching maturity within 2 to 5 years. Evergreen or Deciduous: Deciduous, shedding its leaves during the colder months. Preferred Position: Nymphaea thrives in full sun to partial shade, preferring still or slow-moving water bodies like ponds or lakes. Shape - Plant Characteristics: Water lilies have round, floating leaves (pads) and beautiful, vibrant flowers that rest on the water's surface. Hardy or Not Hardy: Hardy, as they can withstand cold winters and resume growth in spring. Diseases: Generally resistant to diseases, but occasional leaf spot or fungal infections may occur.

Nymphaea - Uses

Uses in Garden: Nymphaea is a stunning addition to water gardens, ponds, and lakes. They create a serene and picturesque environment while providing shade and shelter for aquatic creatures.

Nymphaea - Planting Instructions

Preferred Planting Aspect: Place the potted Nymphaea in a location where it receives at least 4-6 hours of direct sunlight daily. Is it Frost Hardy: Yes, Nymphaea is frost-hardy, and the plants can survive mild freezing temperatures. Fast or Slow Growing: Nymphaea is a slow-growing plant, but it rewards patience with breathtaking blooms. Pruning Advice: Remove spent flowers and yellowing leaves regularly to maintain the plant's health and appearance.

Nymphaea - Planting Instructions

Sowing Time: Nymphaea can be planted in early spring when the water temperature reaches around 15-20°C. Instructions: Submerge the potted Nymphaea in the water, ensuring the crown is at the appropriate depth, usually about 15-30 cm below the water surface. Trench Preparation: No trench preparation is required; simply place the potted Nymphaea in the water garden or pond. Positioning of Plants: Position the pots where they receive ample sunlight and have enough space to spread their leaves. Plant Spacing: Space the Nymphaea plants at least 1-2 meters apart to allow their leaves and flowers to spread freely. Pruning: Remove old leaves and flowers as they wilt to encourage new growth and blooms.

Facts About Nymphaea

  • Nymphaea is a genus of aquatic flowering plants belonging to the family Nymphaeaceae.
  • These plants have cultural significance in many ancient civilizations, often symbolizing purity and beauty.
  • Some species of Nymphaea are fragrant and attract pollinators like bees and butterflies.
  • Water lilies are excellent natural filters, helping to keep pond water clear and balanced.

Bring the captivating beauty of Nymphaea into your outdoor oasis and watch as these graceful water lilies enchant you with their charm and elegance. Create a harmonious water garden that soothes your senses and attracts a diverse array of wildlife with these stunning aquatic wonders

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We operate our own delivery service within 12km of the garden centre for €15, for this service we can deliver you any item from Windyridge. 

Outside of this radius we out source couriers, we cannot unfortunately ship a lot of bulkier items such as large pots, composts and many of our more delicate living things. 

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