Russian Red Lotus has stately 8 - 12 inch, single petal blooms in a splendid-red color with yellow receptacles. The flowers on Russian Red Lotus are held high above the attractive green foliage. This lotus grows 3 - 5 feet tall, depending on the size of your container.
Plant your lotus in a large container, in full sun and fertilize every three weeks for best bloom and robust plants.
DO NOT fertilize too early, wait until plant is established with aerial leaves growing out of the water.