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Water Lily Dwarf Pygmaea Helvola - Bare Root

  • Catalogue Code 5120-7241
  • Pack Contents: 1 bare root

Dwarf Water Lily 'Pygmaea Helvola' is superb for a tub or barrel pond and with pale and elegant, perfectly shaped blooms, this small-flowered water lily is a classic addition to your garden pond. Helvola stays compact and easy to manage so it is also superb for a tub or barrel pond. Awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit (AGM) as an outstanding garden plant.

Bare root water lilies will provide glorious flowers plus shade and shelter for pond life.
Pot up and grow on before planting into your pond at the right depth.

Plant deeply submerged plants such as water lilies into aquatic compost in mesh-sided Aquatic Baskets. Weight the baskets with stones to prevent them floating to the surface and once planted cover the surface with grit or aquatic pebbles to help retain the compost in the basket.

Flowers June - September

Height 10cm

Planting Depth 30-50cm

Height
10cm. Approx spread 70cm

Features

  • RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Attracts Bees
  • Will flower well in full sun

Growing Calendar for Water Lily Dwarf Pygmaea Helvola - Bare Root

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Flowers
07-Aug-2016
Rating:5

again, will have to wait for flowering, but should be ok

28-Apr-2016
Rating:4

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