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

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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May 14, 2016 12:46 PM CDT

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charley

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May 14, 2016

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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anewman

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May 1, 2016

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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April 25, 2016 02:43 PM EDT

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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April 26, 2016

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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jokurtz

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August 29, 2015

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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September 23, 2015

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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coreyjlange

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April 16, 2016

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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mmcmasters

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September 29, 2012

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January 12, 2016 11:23 AM EST

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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reallifeecology

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January 6, 2016 01:50 PM EST

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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bob777

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June 3, 2012 10:58 AM CDT
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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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