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Name: Terri Osipov
Rome, Georgia (Zone 7b)
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IJsbrandtGA
Dec 6, 2017 11:44 PM CST
I often see these in dry flower arrangements. Its probably something tropical with my luck! Thank you! Terri.
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Name: Daisy I
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DaisyI
Dec 7, 2017 12:39 AM CST
The seedpod from a lotus.
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Silversurfer
Dec 7, 2017 3:44 AM CST
I agree with Daisyl,
Nelumbo nucifera...lotus flower.
It looks very like our water lily but is tropical...a gorgeous plant.

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plantladylin
Dec 7, 2017 9:13 AM CST
I also agree, Nelumbo seedpod.

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Name: Terri Osipov
Rome, Georgia (Zone 7b)
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IJsbrandtGA
Dec 7, 2017 12:27 PM CST
Thanks everyone!! Now i want to grow one. :)
Thank You!
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Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Dec 7, 2017 1:17 PM CST
How big is your pond? Rolling on the floor laughing
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Name: Terri Osipov
Rome, Georgia (Zone 7b)
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IJsbrandtGA
Dec 7, 2017 11:19 PM CST
Hmm...well, i have several ponds. Guess ill go ahead and look up some more info on them.
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