the lotus effect

The Lotus Effect - Water droplets on hydrophobe lotus leaf

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Nelumbo nucifera - For more information about this plant, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Nelumbo_­nucifera

Photo taken at the Conservatory of Flowers in Golden Gate Park (San Francisco)

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Conservatory Dr W, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA

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