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|date of photo Aug 19, 1999
this photo depicts a plant that was cultivated or collected in the wild
photo location Vladivostok suburb, Primorsky Territory, Russian Federation
plant's place of origin
Primorsky Territory (Russian Federation)family Nelumbonaceaenotes This photograph was taken at small artificial reservoir in Vladivostok suburb. Small population of Nelumbo nucifera growing here originated from wild plants captured in natural habitat in another place in Primorsky Territory (Khanka Lake or southern part of Khasansky district probably)several year ago. Some of Russian botanists treated Nelumbo nucifera in the Russian Far East as a separate species Nelumbo komarowi Grossh. 1940 (see book 'Vascular Plants of the soviet Far East [Plantae Vasculares Orientis Extremi Sovietici], vol. 2, p. 29 (Nauka, Leningrad, 1987)camera Minolta 303si Super, lens Sigma AF 70-300 F4-5.6 Apo Macro, Konica Centuria 200contributor's ID # 992810 photo category: Plant - annual/perennial
MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS PLANT
Sacred Lotus (ITIS )
Sacred Lotus (photographer)
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