Nymphaea 'Mrs Richmond' bears semi-double, soft pink flowers from June to September. Its leaves provide a landing pad for thirsty honeybees, while offering shelter for aquatic wildlife beneath the surface. The shade cast from the leaves also helps to prevent the growth of algae.
Nymphaea 'Mrs Richmond' grows in water depths of 35-90cm, and is therefore suitable for growing in medium- to large-sized ponds. For best results grow in full sun and ensure the plant has plenty of room to spread. Remember that water lilies thrive in still water, so avoid planting near a fountain or pump.
Nymphaea ‘Mrs richmond’ and wildlife
Nymphaea ‘Mrs richmond’ is known for attracting bees. It has nectar/pollen rich flowers and provides shelter and habitat.
Is Nymphaea ‘Mrs richmond’ poisonous?
Nymphaea ‘Mrs richmond’ has no toxic effects reported.