Common name: Sacred Water Lily, Lotus
Plant Link: http://plantsdatabase.com/go/911/
JJ, the color in this is absolutely breathtaking. What a wonderful photograph.
oh yes..I agree..beautiful
misty pink and turquoise..almost irridescent!
Would love to see it open.
oh..I just found it open..I clicked on the hyperlink..it is just lovely..
Thanks all! I was so excited to see my first bud and watch it till it dropped it's petals. Truely beautiful at each stage of bloom.
This is the most favourite flower for Hindu God and Godess. In Hindu mythology , it indicates Blue lotus used to be available in Manas Lake in Tribet. Have anybody seen any Blue Lotus?