Lotus Planting Instructions
Lotus Planting Containers Lotus Pond Plants Lotus Tubers Planting Lotus When to Fertilize Lotus Plants
Growing and planting lotus is really quite simple if you start with quality lotus tubers and choose the correct planting containers. Follow our planting instructions carefully and we guarantee you will be successful. These magnificent pond plants can be growing in your water garden or patio container this summer.
Choose the correct size container for the lotus you select. Planting a large variety of lotus in a two gallon planting container will not give the lotus enough room to grow and you will not be successful. Stuffing a large lotus tuber in a 12" pot will not provide the plant...
FALL/WINTER POND MAINTENANCE TIPS
1. Before winter arrives, make sure your pond and filtering system are clean to ensure good water quality throughout the winter months. Adding pond salt at this time will improve the slime coating of fish, to help them ward off disease and parasites.
2. Before the leaves begin to fall, cover your pond with one of our pond nets. The goal is to keep the pond as clean as possible for the winter months. After the first frost, take out any floating plants and trim back hardy lilies and bog plants and place below the freeze line.