Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Yonkapin, American Lotus-lily, Yellow Nelumbo, Pond-nuts
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Nelumbo lutea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Nelumbo lutea
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Nelumbo lutea 074-01-001

 

Look for it in ponds, natural lakes, sluggish streams, freshwater tidal marshes

Uncommon (rare in NC Piedmont)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Sacred Lotus, Oriental Lotus-lily, Pink Lotus
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Nelumbo nucifera
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Nelumbo nucifera
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Nelumbo nucifera 074-01-002

 

Look for it in ponds and lakes

Rare

Non-native: Asia

 


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"The great majority of threatened and endangered plant species are rare, not because of any inherent biological qualities, but because of the destruction and degradation of their natural habitats by human activity." — Linda Chafin, Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia