… or as we say in Sinhala, Nelum, which is so close to the Latin Nelumbo, that it makes me wonder what the Sanskrit word is? Anyone?
Today’s post is simply a small gallery of my favourite flower in all its glory, From temples to stately gardens, a tin can in the sun beside the front door, or any of the myriad lakes, large and small, lotus grow in abundant profusion.
The pot I have at my front door is a Thai miniature,
And here she was this morning …