Black Princess Waterlily is an exquisite and unusual water lily with a regal appearance. A beautiful way to add drama to your water garden setting! Black Princess Hardy Waterlily has spectacular, 4 - 6 inch blooms with exotic, dark-red petals that appear almost black on this royal specimen.
The magnificent blooms on Black Princess Hardy Waterlily are drenched in rich shades of merlot.
This is a medium size water lily with a 4 - 6 foot spread.
Black Princess is a good bloomer in cool and temperate conditions with goblet shaped flowers and red pads that mature to green. In excessive heat over 95 or 100 degrees for many days in a row she may stop blooming for a period.
Always a customer favorite!
Plant in large (2 gallon or larger) container or large planting bag, using heavy loam soil and place 6 - 24 inches beneath the surface of the water in full sun (5+ hours of sun per day).
Waterlilies are Heavy Feeders! Fertilize during the growing/blooming season with Landon Granular Fertilizer or Waterlily World Pond Tabs for optimum growth and best bloom.
Pondmegastore Tip We suggest planting winter hardy waterlilies once the water is consistently 62-65 degrees or better in spring. You can plant anytime during the summer months.
Plant no later in the year than 4-5 weeks before the first frost.