Nelumbo lutea

ClassificationFlowering Plants
Family (Traditional)Nelumbonaceae
SpeciesNelumbo lutea Willd.
Common NameAmerican lotus
Growth HabitForb
Plant Notes**
C value 4
StatusNative, Watch List, OBL (NWPL)
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** Not applicable or data not available.

Subspecies and Varieties

Not applicable or data not available.


SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Nelumbium pentapetalum Nelumbium pentapetalum (Walter) Willd.  
Nelumbo pentapetala Nelumbo pentapetala  
Nymphaea pentapetalum Nymphaea pentapetalum Walter  

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on an accession number to view full details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: LaPorte, Whitley

Counties represented by specimen data listed below:

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: BUT

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1936 - 2004

Accession No. (click for full details) County Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
34124 LaPorte 08 Aug 1936 J. E. Potzger
Nelumbo lutea
154111 Whitley 29 Jul 2004 Mitchell S. Alix
Nelumbo lutea
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