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Products > Nymphaea 'Joey Tomocik' (Aquatic)
 
Nymphaea 'Joey Tomocik' (Aquatic) - Hardy Waterlily

Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.  
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Habit and Cultural Information
Category: Aquatic Plant
Family: Nymphaeaceae (Waterlilies)
Origin: Garden Origin
Variegated Foliage: Yes
Flower Color: Pale Yellow
Bloomtime: Spring/Summer
Parentage: (Nymphaea odorata x N. mexicana)
Height: <1 foot
Width: 3-4 feet
Exposure: Full Sun
Irrigation (H2O Info): Aquatic
Winter Hardiness: <15 F
Nymphaea 'Joey Tomocik' (Aquatic) (Hardy Waterlily) - A very dependable, tough and free flowering waterlily that spreads 3 to 4 feet and produces bright yellow, stellate shaped flowers. The 4 to 5 inch flowers rise 3 to 4 inches above the water surface and the leaves are faintly mottled with maroon blotches. Place in full sun and fertilize throughout the warm months. Cold hardy to 15 degrees F. Hybridized in 1993 and dedicated to Mr. Joe Tomocik, curator of the Denver Botanical Garden, and named after his daughter Joey. Odorata rhizome. 

This information about Nymphaea 'Joey Tomocik' (Aquatic) displayed is based on research conducted in our horticultural library and from reliable online resources. We also will relate observations made about it as it grows in our nursery gardens and other gardens we have visited, as well how the crops have performed in containers in our nursery field. We will also incorporate comments that we receive from others and we welcome hearing from anyone with additional information, particularly if they can share any cultural information that would aid others in growing it.

 
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