nelumbo lutea


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nelumbo \Ne*lum"bo\, prop. n. [Ceylonese word.] (Bot.)
   A genus of great water lilies. The North American species is
   Nelumbo lutea, the Asiatic is the sacred lotus, {Nelumbo
   speciosa}. [Written also Nelumbium.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Yoncopin \Yon"co*pin\, n. [Perhaps corrupted from Illinois
   micoupena, Chippewa makopin, the American lotus.] (Bot.)
   A local name in parts of the Mississippi Valley for the
   American lotus (Nelumbo lutea).
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