Nymphaea 'Colorado'


  • Medium-sized water lily with pads from 4 to 5 inches in diameter, and 3 inch flowers.

Nymphaea 'Colorado'

 'Colorado' is distinct among the copper varieties because its flowers are a uniform salmon color. Its star-shaped flowers rise out of the water and bloom more or less continuously throughout the summer season. Vigorous and easy to grow.

Plant one per 14 or 20 litre planting container at a depth of 20 to 60 cm in order to have approximately one square metre of surface coverage after a year or two.


Hybridizer Strawn
Year c. 1994
Leaf Size 4-5 in
Flower Size 3 in
Class Size Medium

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