Our Favorite Flowers: 'Aflame' Water Lily
2011, Dorling Kindersley Limited
The deep crimson color of the 'Aflame' water lily — also known as 'Escarboucle' — gives ponds or pools exotic flair. During summer, the leaves of water lilies provide much-needed shade for water critters.
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