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Water Lily -Nymphaea Almost Black Bare Root

  • Catalogue Code 5120-7309
  • Pack Contents: 1x bare root

The Nymphaea Almost Black is a medium-sized hybrid water lily with deep red petals and a darker centre. Almost Black, as its name suggests is one of the darkest red water lilies; its spectacular flowers look their best in cool conditions. This water lily is most suitable for a medium or a large pond.

Water lilies will provide glorious flowers plus shade and shelter for pond life. 

Just plant up this bare rooted lily into a container filled with aquatic compost and top it with attractive stones to hold the soil in place.

Flowers June-September

Height 10cm

Planting Depth 30-80cm


10cm. Approx spread 90cm


  • 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

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