Tropical Waterlilies/ Green Smoke
Nymphaea “Green Smoke” Day blooming non-viviparous. Bred by Randig 1965. Will over winter in zones 9 to 11. Plant size is Medium. Flower is chartreuse-green with smoky blue tips, 4” to 8” across. Leaves are slightly mottled 6“ to 10“ across. Has a 2.5’ to 6’ spread. Best to grow in 6” to 18” of water. Flowers are very fragrant probably one of the most fragrant and stand well above the waters surface. You can grow this one in a one, two or three gallon container. Good for earthen ponds as well. This one has a one of a kind look. The flower is breathtaking, you’ll be hypnotized by its beauty. Great grower and bloomer. Will tolerate shade especially in hotter climates. Best to grow in full sun.