Hun Zhong Lotus is a bright red, single petal lotus with classic lotus form. A nice addition to your water garden feature. Classic features and vivid color on this lovely specimen are sure to make this lotus a CUSTOMER FAVORITE!
After all danger of frost has passed, plant lotus tuber in large, wide, shallow container. Using heavy loam soil, keeping growth tips exposed. Add 2-4" of water over soil and place in full sun. In a week or two you will have coin leaves on the surface of the water.
DO NOT fertilize until you have aerial leaves growing out of the water. Once you have aerial leaves, fertilize monthly during the growing/blooming season. We recommend and sell Landon Granular Fertilizer or PondTabbs+Humates. We recommend them for vigorous growth and best bloom!