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botanical name:
Nymphaea 'Pygmaea Rubra'
Nymphaea 'Pygmaea Rubra' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Water lily
family:  Nymphaeaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.08m
width: 0.60m
growth rate:
growth habit: aquatic
leaf colour: purple & green
flower colour: red
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: wet/waterlogged soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
description:
Small growing hybrid with smallish green leaves, purple when young. Small bright red flowers with yellow stamens, produced throughout summer.

cultivation:
Grow in water between 15 and 23cm deep. Can be grown in a tub or other large container.

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