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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
Small growing hybrid with smallish green leaves, purple when young. Small bright red flowers with yellow stamens, produced throughout summer.

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

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