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Distribution by County   9166    
Nelumbo lutea  Willd.
American lotus
Nelumbo lutea is a perennial herb that is not native to California.
Record Count by County

Los Angeles: 1 San Diego: 2 San Mateo: 1 Tehama: 5

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 03/04/2024).