American Lotus

Indian Lotus

Lotus, American

Lotus, Indian

Lotus, Sacred

Nelumbo lutea

Nelumbo nucifera

Sacred Lotus

A plant genus of the family NELUMBONACEAE. The common name lotus is also used for other plants such as the WATER-LILY, which they resemble, and the unrelated genus Lotus (LOTEAE). Nelumbo produce the edible lotus nuts.