Calflora
Taxon  Report   12693    
Nelumbo nucifera  Gaertn.  
(no longer an active name)
Sacred lotus
Nelumbo nucifera, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.
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(observation details)
Family: NELUMBONACEAE  
Genus: Nelumbo
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Nelumbium nelumbo
PLANTS: Nelumbium speciosum
PLANTS: Nelumbo speciosa
NOTE: Nelumbo nucifera is no longer an active name.
More information about  Nelumbo nucifera
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (NENU2)

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 07, 2019).