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Is nelumbo nucifera vegan?

Nelumbo nucifera is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is nelumbo nucifera?

Nelumbo nucifera, also known as the sacred lotus, is an aquatic plant with a long history of culinary and medicinal use in many Asian cultures. Its roots, stems, leaves, and flowers are all edible and offer a range of health benefits, such as anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. The lotus root, in particular, is prized for its crunchy texture and delicate flavor, and is commonly used in soups, stir-fries, and salads. The plant is also steeped in symbolism, representing purity, enlightenment, and spiritual growth in many Eastern religions.

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