Purple Tropical Water Lilies
Many Purple Flowered tropical water lilies were developed at Tricker's and are proven hybrids that have endured with decades of beauty! This is a special color of flower that is not found in the hardy varieties. Other varieties are developed from noted hybridizers and have also adorned water garden pools for decades!
Purple Tropical Water Lilies - Items
A wonderful new water lily introduced by William Tricker nurseries in 2015 and has very attractive deep purple petals with shades of red.
'Panama Pacific' water lily is a William Tricker hybrid introduced at the 1914 Panama Pacific exposition in the United States. Blossoms are a brilliant wine red turned to reddish purple.
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Purple Tigress is a Tricker hybrid that was introduced by Rick Lopo of William Tricker, Inc, in 2013. Purple Tigress has a water lily flowrer that resembles Panama Pacific water lily in form and color .
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Chalong Kwan is a wonderful multipetaled purple flower colored water lily. The water came directly to William Tricker, Inc. from Thailand that was hybridized in 1998 by Chaiyaphon Thamasuwan.
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'Director George T. Moore' water lily was produced by the famous Missouri Botanical Garden hybridizer George Pring in 1941 and named for the director of the Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis.
Mrs. Martin Randig. This is the second patented water lily which occurred on October 11, 1938. The ancestry of this hybrid is found in such water lilies as Panama Pacific (Tricker hybrid), Lilac Queen, Royal Zanzibar, Indigo Zanzibar and Amethyst.
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Midnight. A very special 1941 George Pring hybrid. The unique blossoms are small, rich deep purple with golden centers, very fragrant and abundant. Note the center of the flower is distinctly different than most tropical water lilies.
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Judge Hitchcock. In 1941, famous hybridizer, George Pring of the Missouri Botanical Gardens, introduced this water lily that has large, very fragrant flowers that show three beautiful shades of blue-violet. A trait that is most admirable.
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Purple Joy Water Lily is a newer hybrid introduced by Ao Weerada of Buafah Gardens in Thailand. It is a outstanding white water lily with petal tips that are deep purples and magenta. .
Francis B. Griffith. Has delicate blossoms of deep purple overlaid with deep red at the edges. A viviparous hybrid developed by famous hybridizer August Koch of Chicago. The leaves are a green speckled brown.
Black Prince. A truly admirable plant that has deep purplish-blue, stellate blooms. Introduced by Charles Winch hybrizer and fish breeder of Australia in 1987. Very colorful mottled leaves. Stands out in any water garden pool!
Islamorada Water Lily. Delicate blossoms of deep purple overlaid with white spots. A viviparous hybrid with leaves that are a deep green speckled with brown. A beautiful lily that adds charm to any water garden pool. Easy to grow.
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A beautiful viviparous hybrid which combines shades of blue. purple and pink in the blossoms. The bright yellow center is surrounded with many lavender stamens. Produces an abundance of fragrant flowers all summer long! A must in any pool!