The Lotus is one of the unofficial symbols of Primorsky Krai, along with the tiger and bridges of the city of Vladivostok. The type of Lotus which is ubiquitous in the territory of Primorye called "Nelumbo nucifera".
Flowering period in summer is limited to one month of: beginning of flowering occurs in late July-early August. Depending on site of origin and the local climate, the time period may vary slightly.
Primorsky Krai is rich in places of flowering Lotus: the most accessible is the city of Artem, the area around the power plant, the lake or the river Ussuri. Also the Lotus is found on the shores of the famous lake Khanka.
The flowers and leaves of lotuses differ markedly from other plants. They rise above the water almost a meter, which is beneficial characteristic distinguishes them from the water lilies. Putyatin island gives visitors a chance to exercise, swim to the Lotus. And close to Hassan is the real Lotus lake of the same name. In the presence of a water vehicle trip on the Lotus lake will bring tourists unforgettable sensations and emotions.
|Address:||Primorsky Krai, Artem city|