Our Nelumbo Pond is dazzling right now

Date posted: 24 January 2017

Every summer Adelaide Botanic Garden's Nelumbo Pond springs to life, with its sacred lotus flowers (Nelumbo nucifera) stopping crowds in their tracks.

What is it that makes these dazzling plants so special?

“Sacred lotus flowers at Adelaide Botanic Garden

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