Blue Lotus - Sacred Water Lily / Lily Pad / Asian Water Lotus - Nymphaea Caerulea
The Lotus is surprisingly easy to grow! If you do not have a pond, you can grow them in tubs or barrels filled with half soil and half water. Lotus flowers are edible and are used as a garnish or for tea & wine. The Lotus also has medicinal & herbal uses.
NAME: Blue Lotus
OTHER COMMON NAMES: Sacred Water Lily / Lily Pad / Asian Water Lotus
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Nymphaea Caerulea
COLOR: Blue 9 - 12" flowers
PLANT SEEDS: Outdoors after frost / Indoors weeks before last frost