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Chromatella (Nymphaea 'Marliacea Chromatella')
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Quick Stats

Care Level Easy
Temperament Peaceful
Color Form Yellow
Water Conditions 45-75° F, pH 6.1-7.5
Max. Size 4'
Origin Farm Raised, USA
Family Nymphaceae
Lighting All
Placement Bottom
Propagation Rhizome
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The Chromatella Lily, also known as Golden Cup, and Marliac Yellow, is a slightly scented lily. Petals are canary yellow. The flowers are cup-shaped and measure up to 5-1/2". They are exceptionally free flowering and may spread 3 to 4'.

The olive green leaves may grow up to 9". They have splashes of purple that fade with age. It is an early bloomer with a long blooming season. Ideal for tubs and kettles. Can grow in any sized pool.

The Chromatella Lily has excellent shade tolerance and may withstand cold weather. Should be potted in a 2-gallon pot or larger. Submerse pot from 6 to 18" into the pond. Zones 4-11.

Approximate Purchase Size: 8" to 16"

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