Water lily (Nymphaea) Sioux is a very free flowering fragrant changeable lily with flowers that stay open later in the day than most other lilies. The flowers change colour over 3 days, deepening with age, with outer rows of petals a deeper colour than the inner. Inner petals start from soft yellow-apricot deepening to orange-red whilst the outer petals change from yellow to apricot orange. A good lily for medium-sized ponds.
Spread: 60-90cm (2-3ft)
Flower size: 12cm (5in)
Leaf size: 20cm (8in)
Planting position: Still water submerged 30-80cm in full sun or part shade