Chinese or Japanese orgin. Hardy to zones 4-11. Best to plant in no-hole containers at least 2 gallons or bigger. Small lotus. Pink edges that fade to white, single blooms of 4-6 inches. Height of 2-3 feet. Good for cintainers and small to meduim ponds. Will grow in water 3 inches up to 2 feet deep. Another one of Americas favorites. Small, compact and has its own distinct look.