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  • English
    • American Lotus
  • Scientific Names
    • Nelumbo lutea
  • Unknown
    • lotus
  • French
    • lotus jaune d'Amérique

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Recent observations

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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July 21, 2016 10:16 AM EDT

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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celstlzoo

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July 18, 2016 11:22 AM CDT

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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jtuttle

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July 15, 2016 05:41 PM EDT

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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kucycads

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July 16, 2016 08:57 AM CDT

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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aguilita

Date

July 7, 2016

Description

American Lotus (Nelumbo lutea)

7 July 2016
Unicorn Lake
Denton, Denton County, Texas

Lots of American Lotus at Unicorn Lake and the adjoining smaller drainage pond as well.

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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cjosefson

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July 12, 2016 05:32 PM CDT

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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mchlfx

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July 9, 2016 08:08 AM CDT

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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jokurtz

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August 2, 2014 12:02 PM HST

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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kucycads

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July 3, 2016

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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bob777

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June 25, 2016 07:35 AM CDT

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

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mchlfx

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June 18, 2016 07:18 AM CDT

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LLELA (Google, OSM)

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American Lotus Nelumbo lutea

Date

July 14, 2013

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Description from Wikipedia

Nelumbo lutea is a species of flowering plant in the monotypic family Nelumbonaceae. Common names include American lotus, yellow lotus, water-chinquapin, and volée. It is native to North America. The Linnaean binomial Nelumbo lutea (Willd.) is the currently recognized name for this species, which has been classified under the former names Nelumbium luteum and Nelumbo pentapetala, among others.

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