Antares is an exceptional night-blooming tropical water lily with beautiful dark rosy red flowers. The flowers open in the evening and close up in the late morning hours. It is very free flowering with cup-shaped 6" to 8" flowers. Bronze leaves can grow to 10" to 12" in diameter. Good for medium to large water gardens.
CHARACTERISTICS: Non-Viviparous - Free Flowering, Fragrant, Dark Rosy Red
SIZE: MEDIUM/LARGE (5' to 7' Spread)
PLANTING CONTAINER: We recommend a 2 gallon solid planting container or a medium planting bag.
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: FULL SUN
WATER DEPTH: 12" TO 30" (Maximum water depth is for mature water lilies)
USDA HARDINESS ZONES: 10-11
Water Lilies are shipped bare root and will require planting upon arrival.
For in depth planting instructions visit our Tropical Water Lily Planting Instructions Page.