Water Lily 'Hollandia' - PlantNymphaea 'Hollandia'
Aquatic plants make your pond complete
Water Lily 'Hollandia' is a very beautiful water lily with slightly fragrant, large, pinkish flowers that will certainly attract lots of attention. The flowers continue to appear well into the autumn. Water Lilies are surely the most majestic of all aquatic plants.Show more
Planting and flowering details
Show morePlant the rhizome of the Nymphaea 'Hollandia' almost horizontal in a large pond basket filled with special water lily soil. First line the basket with a piece of jute, put the water lily in the basket and fill with soil. Cover everything with the remaining jute and sprinkle with a layer of gravel. Place the basket at least 40 cm deep, or preferably 60 cm deep in the pond. In order to experience a rich bloom, plant the water lily in a sunny area. Light shade is also tolerated.
Show moreIn autumn, remove all the dead leaves of the water lily in the pond. In winter make sure that the basket with the Nymphaea 'Hollandia is at least 40 cm deep in order to prevent freezing. Has the water lily grown too much? If so, in May you can dig up the roots, cut them into smaller pieces using a knife and replant them again.
Show moreThe glossy leaves of the Nymphaea' Hollandia' have a beautiful look of marble about them. Bring one of the flowers indoors in a vase and enjoy its delicious scent!