Lotuses: encourage yourself to cultivate the sacred plant in your garden or balcony
Lotuses can grow in a pond in the garden but also inside a container on a balcony, patio or terrace. and bloom in summer as long as we take into account their requirements.
Its flowering begins in December and is maintained during the summer
the big secret To keep our pond healthy in summer it is simple: keep the water fresh. Especially when temperatures are getting higher.
The ideal is to keep the water below 20-25° C; this is a comfort temperature for plants.
The Nelumbo ‘Baby Doll’ it was developed by Perry Slocum in 1985; is a variety of small size, which reaches between 60 and 75 cm in height.
At the end of summer, its very small capsules with their seeds, which do not reach 2 cm in diameter, are striking. It is all small and very easy to grow.
Harvested after the summer flowering, lotus seeds require certain care for their germination.