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Greenhouses & Hatcheries at 7125 Tanglewood Dr, Independence OH. 44131 1-800-524-3492

Independence - Tricker Water Lily Hybrid


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Independence - Tricker Water Lily Hybrid
Independence - Tricker Water Lily Hybrid
Independence - Tricker Water Lily Hybrid
Independence - Tricker Water Lily Hybrid
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Item #: 10-1063

'Independence' waterlily is a viviparous hybrid developed by famous hybridizer Robert Sawyer of William Tricker, Inc® and introduced in 1927 which was named after our city. Aromatic blossoms are rich pink, medium size, and extremely abundant. Leaves are green shaded with browish red. The plant is a compact grower, adapable to tubs or large pools. This lily has been used in hybridization by hybridizer George Pring of the Missouri Botanical Gardens with excellent results. Independence does well in semi-shade conditions as well in full sun! Makes excellent cut flowers. Look at the images and click on each, can you tell the difference of a 2nd day or 3rd day flower....grow Independence Water Lily today and you will be able to see the marvelous flowers each day!

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On Sale: $31.50
Regular: $35.95
Today's Savings: 13%

America's Oldest Water Garden Specialist established in 1892
In the later 1920s and 1930s Tricker delivered aquatics locally via trucks to customers. This practice is still done today in newer vehicles.

William Tricker, Inc.® is a leading grower of aquatic plants and supplier of water garden products and aquarium supplies. Our aquatic greenhouses have produced superior plants for over a century. Customers have been receiving quality water plants and animals, some free, that make water gardening easy and fun to do. Purchase with confidence at Tricker's.

William Tricker (1853-1916) started commercial water lily culture in the United States in the late 1800's. He began experimenting in hybridizing water lilies and what helps their growth. The shape, colors and hardiness of his beautiful aquatic plants has withstood the test of time.

In the early 1890's, hybridization of water lilies gave him a reputation as a leader in aquatic plants. He established a water lily nursery and company in both Ohio and Pennsylvania that were passed down to his family until the 1980's when Richard Lee purchased the Ohio company. In 1892, the first William Tricker catalog was mailed to customers across the nation.

Read more about William Tricker and the historic water lily nursery here.