Waterlilies are shippped bare root with foliage. Some varieties are offered potted in 4-1/2" pots.
Marginal plants are grown and shipped in 2" plastic net pots or 4" pots. Each plant will have a custom 5" plastic stake for identification.
With the exception of Azolla, Duckweek and Salvinia, surface types are shipped bareroot or in bunches of unrooted cuttings. No planting is necessary - simply float these items in your pool.
Lotus tubers are shipped throughout the spring in attractively packaged, colorful dartons featuring photographs of lotus, as well as planting and care instructions.