An individual instance of Nelumbo lutea (American lotus)
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Nelumbo lutea


sec. 1993

common name: American lotus
family: Nelumbonaceae
Identified 2004-08-15 by Steven J. Baskauf


Bicentennial Trail, Ashland City, Cheatham County, Tennessee, US
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Coordinate uncertainty about: 20 m.

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whole plant - in flower - general view
whole plant - in flower - general view
stem - showing leaf bases
leaf - basal or on lower stem
leaf - basal or on lower stem
inflorescence - lateral view of flower
fruit - as borne on the plant 1993 =

Flora of North America Editorial Committee, eds., 1993. Flora of North America North of Mexico. Flora of North America Association, New York, NY, US and Oxford, UK.

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