Victoria lily - Plant
Common name: mazon Water Lily, Royal Water Lily, Giant Water Lily. Amazon Water
Color: purplish red
Bloom time: July to August
Height: 0.50 to 1.00 feet
Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care
When your victoria arrives, unwrap it gently. It may be easier to float off the newspaper on the leaves in a bucket of warm water. Pot it into a large flowerpot with holes in the bottom. For decent size leaves, use at least a 4 gallon pot, about 18” diameter. The plants will not be too thorny to handle at this point in growth.
Sunlight: Full sun
Soil: mixture of silica sand, black soil
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
- When your victoria arrives, unwrap it gently.
- It may be easier to float off the newspaper on the leaves in a bucket of warm water.
- Pot it into a large flowerpot with holes in the bottom.
- For decent size leaves, use at least a 4 gallon pot, about 18” diameter.
- The plants will not be too thorny to handle at this point in growth.
he leaves of Victoria amazonica are so strong that they can support the weight of a human. ... The Giant Water Lily does not grow year round in areas where it is not a native species, such as Great ... Specific Adaptations to the Environment.
- Garden UsesLarge floating water lily that fits well into large water gardens, pools or ponds.
for medicinal use, please consult appropriate doctor / physian befor use.
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