American lotus

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Related to American lotus: Nelumbo lutea
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Synonyms for American lotus

water lily of eastern North America having pale yellow blossoms and edible globular nutlike seeds

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A review of the literature shows that natural resource managers have a Jekyll and Hyde relationship with the American lotus.
Although it's primarily a feast for the eyes, the American lotus is edible, or so I'm told.
Radiometric plant canopy reflectance measurements were made on three common aquatic plant species: waterhyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes), American lotus (Nelumbo lutea) and hydrilla (Hydrilla verticillata).
05) among the three species at the visible green wavelength, with American lotus having the highest reflectance and hydrilla the lowest.
American lotus and waterhyacinth had significantly higher (P=0.
American lotus had a distinct pink image response, whereas waterhyacinth had a bright red image tone.
The type 72D will be introduced later this year through authorized North American Lotus dealers.
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