East Lake Pink - Always a Favorite!


Donghu Honglian

Nelumbo nucifera

One of the best bloomers in the garden!

This lotus always makes you stop for a second look. Majestic, rich, deep pink flowers tower above the leaves. 'East Lake Pink' produces large seed pods suitable for using in floral arrangements. Occasionally the petals will have vertical stripes which are unique and attractive. At the nursery 'East Lake Pink' usually grows to be a tall lotus (more than 48" tall) but it will sometimes stay a few inches shorter.

Flower Color: Red
Plant Height: Tall, 48” and taller
Flower Type: Single or Few, less than 20 petals 
Pot Size: 20” and wider, 12”-18” deep