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Plants > States which are habitats: West Bengal & Biotic zones inhabited : Northwestern Himalayas or Outlying Islands & Medicinal system where the use is described: Ayurveda & Medicinally useful part: Rhizome

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 Common nameCommon hindi nameIntrodescription
Nelumbo nuciferaWater Lily, Lotus, Sacred Lotus, East Indian Lotusकमल KamalThe Indian Lotus, also known as the Sacred Lotus, is a culturally significant plant in many Asian cultures in general and Indian culture in particular. It is a plant native to the Indian subcontinent, but now is found as an ornamental plant worldwide. The Lotus is considered a symbol of devotion and purity. It is the seat of Goddess Lakshmi, Goddess Saraswati, Lord Vishnu and Lord Brahma. The flowers of Lotus have several medicinal properties as per Ayurveda. '''Lotus is also the national flower of India.'''

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