Red Brilliant Competition Lotus has a stunning 1st day double flower that is red with a hint of orange, then red to pink with dark red tips. Often multiple blooms on this lovely specimen with attractive foliage that contrasts and complements nicely! Yellow-green receptacles add interest. Beautiful and unusual.
Plant in heavy loam soil in wide shallow container with 2-4" of water above surface of container. DO NOT fertilize until you have two aerial leaves growing up, out of the water.
Fertilize once a month throughout the blooming season, June through September, with fertilizer tabbs.