1+1 Lotus ( Mix Colors ) - 4 Seeds

It is one of the most majestic plants to have in a water garden. It is by far the most exotic of all pond plants. They are very easy to grow once you understand the basic care of them.
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About Lotus

Best grown in moist, acidic, humusy soils in part shade to full shade. Plants may be grown from seed, but will not flower for 4-5 years. Quicker and better results are obtained from planting corms which are sold by many bulb suppliers and nurseries.

In addition, offsets from mature plants may be harvested and planted.

Seeds Specifications

Common Name Kamal, Lotus
Height upto 0.50 feet
Flower Colour Yellow,Pink, Blue, White
Bloom Time April
Difficulty Level easy to grow

Planting and care

  • The Lotus plant should be fertilized sparingly for the first year
  • Too much fertilizer may cause the Lotus foliage to burn
  • A Lotus plant that is established can be fed every 3 or 4 weeks during the growing season
  • Care must be taken when inserting fertilizer tabs, because the growing tip and new growth can be damaged
  • It is important to protect the Lotus roots from freezing
  • Lotus can winter over in the pond if the pond depth is below the freeze line for your area
  • In late fall, the yellowed foliage should be cut off and the plant lowered to the deepest part of the pond
  • Or you may lift the tubers after the plant has died back during the fall
  • If you lift the tubers, store them in a cool, frost-free location until late spring
  • To help prevent mildew and rotting, store them in living sphagnum moss
Sunlight Full Sun
Watering They grow in water
Soil Muddy water
Temperature 21 C
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

Lotus special feature

Naturalize in moist soils in shaded areas of native plant gardens, shade gardens, woodland gardens or wild/naturalized areas. Also grows well in pond or stream banks or in shady areas of rock gardens.

Lotus uses

Medicinal Use:

  • The flower is used to brew lotus teas, which relieves cardiac complications and helps to stop bleeding

Frequently Asked Questions

How tall do lotus grow?

On average lotus grows upto 0.50 feet

What color are lotus ?

A lotus plant bears flowers of color Yellow,Pink, Blue, White

How hard is lotus to grow?

A lotus is easy to grow

How much sunlight does a lotus need?

A lotus prefers Full Sun

How much water does a lotus need?

A lotus prefers watering They grow in water

What kind of soil does a lotus need?

Muddy water

What temperature does a lotus like?

21 C

How should I fertilize my lotus ?

Apply any organic fertilizer



Reviews

Wednesday, 22 January 2020

deepak yadav

Friday, 09 June 2017

Is this available in other color varieties also.

Santosh Choudhary

Tuesday, 02 May 2017

Can we grow it like a climber on the gates?

Priti Prasad
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