This hardy day-bloomer holds its star-shaped lavender pink flowers with red-tipped stamens above the water. Deep purple new leaves set off the blossoms. Plant in containers at least 2 feet across and 1 foot deep so that a colony of roots will form. Fine for medium or large pools.
Attributes - Nymphaea 'Firecrest'
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Season: Early Summer through Late Summer
Flower Color: Lavender, Pink
Height: 2 ft. to 3 ft.
Width: 4 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Notes: Thrives in Hot Climates. Long Blooming, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Caterpillars.