100 (150)cm, Reddish Pink Lotus Flower is an utmost beautiful subtropical species from Asia with large round leaves and rarely seen deep pink flowers with a light reddish tinge hold on tall stalks well above water level. Grow either in large 50 liter containers filled with 1/2 soil and 1/2 water and keep containers frostfree at a minimum of some 1°C in winter, so that the soil and the rhizome will not freeze through. Or, alternatively, grow in shallow water at the edge of a pond with the rhizome planted rather deep so that it will not be touched by freezing. The germination rate of this seed batch is above 40%. VII-IX.