Cranberry Waterlily is a bold and exotic choice for the water garden adding drama and intrigue. Cranberry Waterlily adds a new depth of color to the water garden palette. Beautiful, cranberry colored outer petals with darker red inner petals are simply sublime! Blooms on this exciting hybrid are perfectly formed. Cranberry Hardy Waterlily is another excellent hybrid from award winning hybridizer, Tony Moore.
Plant in a wide 16" container. Place the pot 8 to 36 inches beneath the surface of the water and place in full sun.
Add fertilizer every four weeks for robust plants and best bloom!
We sell and recommend Landon's Granular Fertilizer and Waterlily World Fertilizer Tabbs + Humates for optimum growth, best bloom and ease of use. 3-5 tablets monthly per container during the lily growing season.
Remember once a container is overgrown with rhizomes it will need divided and placed in new soil to continue blooming. A properly planted, happy waterlily will bloom every day from June 1 to October.
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.