Red flowered water lily. Fairly vigorous growth. Round leaves float on the surface of the water, with flowers showing above the leaves. Plant in large container using aquatic soil and covering with pea gravel. Trim off decaying leaves when yellow. For depths over 45cm (18in) lower container in two stages.
Flowering time: June to September
Planting depth: 30-90cm (12-36in) of water in full sun
Spread: 45-90cm (18-36in)