Elite Red Lotus has frothy row after row of ruffled petals in shades of vivid pink, 1st day flowers are rosy-pink and have an exotic, spicy fragrance. Outer petals are drenched in darker, rosy-pink while the light pink centers look luminous! Receptacles are yellow-green and stamens are yellow. Grows to about 3 feet tall when planted in wide, (20 inches or wider), shallow container but may also be grown as a smaller, bowl lotus in a smaller container. Beautiful in small ponds or container gardens!
Plant in wide shallow container with heavy loam soil and 2-4" of water over the soil, plant in full sun.
Fertilize monthly with fertilizer tabbs once plant is established. RED/DWARF-MEDIUM/MULTI-PETAL