The water lily, commonly confused with the lotus, is a diamond in the rough. The fastest way to tell the difference between the two is the center of the flowers. Water lilies often have a bunch of stamen circling and/or filling their center while a lotus has a prominent seed pod in the center. Don't worry, even ancient Egypt was making this mistake a lifetime ago. Nonetheless, a beautiful flower amid the muck and mire. It is quite often associated with purity, they definitely stand out from their environment.
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