Indiana Red Water Lily

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EVER CHANGING BEAUTY! Indiana Red starts out as an apricot color, and then changes to an apricot-orange, and then orange red as it ages! Each day you get to experience a new version of its beauty! 

CLASSIC FAVORITE! Indiana Red was first hybridized in France by the Latour-Marliac Nursery in 1912! For over a century this waterlily has added so much beauty to ponds everywhere!    

NATURAL CLARITY! Water lilies are a natural source of filtration for your water, improving water clarity, quality, and health the safe, eco-friendly way!

WINTER HARDY & BLACK THUMB FRIENDLY! Perennial water lilies are resilient, easy-care plants that don’t require a green thumb to survive & thrive for many years! They arrive bare root & ready to plant!

100% QUALITY GUARANTEE! Our water lilies are grown & shipped by skilled, trusted aquatic plant growers. Your plant is guaranteed to arrive alive and healthy! 

ANNUAL DESCRIPTION:

Nymphaea ‘Indiana Red’ is a stunning perennial water lily that is perfect for turning your pond into an oasis! Indiana Red is really unique in that it changes colors day by day! It starts out as an apricot color, changes to an apricot-orange, and then deepens to an orange red! This water lily produces its beautiful cup-shaped blooms continuously from summer through fall! The blooms are 2-3 inches in size, and are perfect for tub water gardens or small ponds. Indiana Red also has bright green leaves with splashes of maroon that create the perfect backdrop! This waterlily was hybridized by the nursery Latour-Marliac in France in 1912 and has been a favorite ever since! Indiana Red is hardy in zones 3-11 and performs best in full sun. This unique and beautiful waterlily will be the perfect choice for your pond! 

FAST FACTS:

  • Cultivar name: Nymphaea ‘Indiana Red’
  • Bloom color: Begins as a pinkish color and deepens to a dark red
  • Bloom size: 2- 3”
  • Bloom time: Summer-fall
  • Plant spread: 1 – 3’
  • Water depth: 6 – 24”
  • Light requirement: Full sun
  • USDA hardiness zone: 3-11

NOTES FROM THE EXPERTS AT CHALILY: Our live Water Lilies are delivered as bare root plants. This means that the plant has mature, growing root structures ready to be planted. We recommend Chalily Lily and Lotus Fertilizer for all flowering aquatic plants for best flowering.