YELLOW BIRD LOTUS is native to the American lotus, Nelumbo Lutea. Yellow Bird Lotus has very large flowers in shades of lemon-chiffon! Blooms are often 8 - 10 inches across with lemon-yellow receptacles. Stately and statuesque! Yellow Bird Lotus can grow to 5 feet tall when planted in very wide containers.
Plant in very large, wide, shallow container( 24 - 48 inches in diameter) in heavy loam soil with 6 - 8 inches of water above the lotus tuber.
Place in full sun on patio or in pond and fertilize AFTER two aerial leaves are growing out of the water.
Fertilize monthly with Waterlily World Fertilizer Tabs + Humates for optimum growth, best bloom and ease of use.