Carnea Marliac | Hardy Water Lily
Marliac Carnea was introduced in 1879 by Latour Marliac. This vintage hybrid, when mature has 4"-5" flowers and 5"-6" green, lily pads. An elegant hardy water lily that will bloom profusely all season long. This outstanding water lily is suited to any size pond, especially medium to large ponds. It will even bloom in partially shaded ponds! It needs plenty of space to grow, so makes an excellent choice for a lake or large, deep, wildlife pond. The faint blush pink of the flowers look almost white on first glance. The faint pink flowers are 4-5 inches wide. Marliac Carnea Waterlily is a prolific blooming, hardy, medium size waterlily.
SIZE: Medium (3' to 6' Spread)
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Full Sun - Part Shade
WATER DEPTH: 12" TO 24" below the waterline. Water's Surface to top of Mud
USDA HARDINESS ZONES: 4-11
PLANTING CONTAINER AND RECOMMENDATIONS: We recommend a Medium Planting Bag. Plant in heavy soil and fertilize every three to four weeks for best growth and flowers.