Star of Zanzibar Water Lily


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STUNNING WATERLILY! Star of Zanzibar is a beautiful waterlily! This waterlily has stunning deep violet blue star shaped blooms, which are accented by green foliage that is mottled with burgundy! Star of Zanzibar is sure to become a focal point in your pond! 

AWARD WINNING! Star of Zanzibar is an award winning plant! It won the prestigious Banksian Medal for the Best New Waterlily in 2000! 

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

PACKS A PUNCH!  Annual water lilies are known for their immense BEAUTY and BLOOMS. They pack a punch for their one season lifespan. They arrive bare root & ready to plant!

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


Nymphaea ‘Star of Zanzibar’, is a stunning annual waterlily, perfect for turning your pond into an oasis! Star of Zanzibar is adorned with deep blue to almost purple star shaped flowers that are 4”-6”! The stunning blooms are accented by deep green foliage richly mottled with burgundy that are 8 inches across. Star of Zanzibar stays open late in the day and has a wonderful fragrance! This waterlily is an award winning plant; it won the prestigious Banksian Medal for the Best New Waterlily in 2000! Star of Zanzibar is hardy in zones 10-11 and performs best in full sun. This unique and beautiful waterlily will be the perfect addition to your pond! 


  • Cultivar name: Nymphaea ‘Star of Zanzibar’
  • Bloom color: Deep Violet Blue
  • Bloom size: 4″ – 6”
  • Bloom time: Early summer through fall 
  • Plant spread: 4′ – 6’
  • Water depth: 6″ – 24”
  • Light requirement: Full sun
  • USDA hardiness zone: 10 – 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.

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