Water Lilies for a Small Pond

You don't need a large pond to enjoy the stately beauty of water lilies; many smaller species and cultivars are perfectly suited to small pools or well-sealed containers.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything
  • White Water Lilies

    Hardy water lily Nymphaea tetragona

    Mature size: 16 inches wide and 12 inches deep.

  • Bathing Beauty

    'Gonnè'

    Mature size: 4 feet wide by 3 feet deep.

  • Pond Perfect Water Lily

    'Escarboucle'

    Mature size: 3 feet wide by 30 inches deep.

  • Lemon Chiffon Makes a Perfect Addition to a Small Pond

    'Lemon Chiffon'

    Mature size: 30 inches wide by 12-24 inches deep.

  • Rose Arey Water Lily

    'Rose Arey'

    Mature size: 3 feet wide by 20 feet deep.

  • The Froebelii Water Lily Is Perfect For a Small Pond

    'Froebelii'

    Mature size: 3 feet wide and 30 inches deep.

  • Yellow Water Lilies

    'Marliacea Chromatella'

    Mature size: 4 ft wide and 30 inches deep.

  • Virginalis: The Water Lily Perfect for a Small Pond

    'Virginalis'

    Mature size: 4 feet wide and 3 feet deep.

  • Floating Water Lily Pond

    'Sulphurea'

    Mature size: 4 feet wide by 30 inches deep.

  • Water Lily is Perfect For Small Pond

    'René Gérard'

    Mature size: 3 feet wide and 12-30 inches deep.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything

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