2021 Scarlet Lady Lotus - Perfectly shaped, brilliant-red, multi-petal flowers adorn this little lady! The petals on these flowers are saturated with brilliant-red color which contrast nicely with the attractive green foliage! The receptacle is yellow and is surrounded with a fringe of pink anthers on this Exquisite Of Bowl Lotus. This dainty miss can grows to 13 inches tall and can be grown in a 10 inch container!
How To Plant Your Lotus
Plant your small lotus in a ten inch in diameter container using loam soil. . Add two inches of water above the soil and place in a sunny location where your lotus will receive 8 - 10 hours of sunlight daily. Do not fertilize your lotus until you have aerial leaves.
How and When To Fertilize Your Lotus
Wait until you have aerial leaves to fertilize your lotus. The first dose should be 1/2 the recommended dosage. After the first dose of 1 fertilizer tab, you may fertilize your lotus every three weeks until September. Use 2 fertilizer tablets every three weeks throughout the growing/blooming months.
Lotus are very heavy feeders! We recommend Waterlily World Fertilizer Tabs for optimum growth and best bloom.
*Please see our 'Complete Lotus Planting Guide' included with your lotus purchase.