Nelumbo 'Mrs. Perry D Slocum'

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Mrs. Perry D Slocum

Nelumbo 'Mrs. Perry D Slocum'

Hardy

Changeable

Green

Medium- Large

Single

Tubers or Bare root


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What's really impressive about Nelumbo ‘Mrs Perry D. Slocum’ is, one plant may produce three differently colored flowers at the same time. Developed by Perry. D Slocum in 1964, this cultivar is extremely free flowering. The 9-12 inch lotus is, on its first day of bloom pink and flushed with yellow. On the third day it changes to cream. The leaves are 18-23 inches and the plant can grow up to 5 feet.  This cultiva will bloom in a tub or barrel garden, but it is strongly recommended for medium to large pools.

 

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