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Yellow water-lily

Nuphar lute


Shiretoko 5 lakes tour, found a smallish yellow colored round flower bud near Ni-go lake. Dark green, glossy like leaves and flowers grow and floats to the water surface with long, flexible and rounded stems.


Aquatic water lilies found in Shiretoko which has five lakes in the area, the plants grow up from the bottom, where extensive rhizomes serve as an overtwining root and embedded at the bottom.

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北海道地方, Japan

Lat: 44.01, Long: 145.08

Spotted on Aug 27, 2015
Submitted on Sep 22, 2015

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