Nelumbo nucifera, also known as Indian lotus, sacred lotus, or simply lotus, is one of two extant species of aquatic plant in the family Nelumbonaceae. It is sometimes colloquially called a water lily, though this more often refers to members of the family Nymphaeaceae.
Lotus pods are left behind from the beautiful lotus flower bloom. An object of interest, Lotus Pods will add instant intrigue to super natural or modern arrangements.
As it is a natural plant, variation should be expected.