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Offlinethe man
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blue lotus and odysseus..
    #2103300 - 11/13/03 10:09 PM (13 years, 26 days ago)

i was doing soem research and found soem info on lotus eaters. they supposidly ate nothing but lotus. forgot about family and responsiblitys. beleive this is just a story from odysseus. but were they eating the sacred blue lotus?


peace any info woudl be cool



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Re: blue lotus and odysseus.. [Re: the man]
    #2105138 - 11/14/03 07:54 AM (13 years, 25 days ago)

No, they were not eating Blue Lotus (Nymphaea caerulea). However, it is theorized that the lotus of the Lotus eaters was Sacred Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera), which is very similar in effect. Easy to get and very cost effective :wink: 


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Re: blue lotus and odysseus.. [Re: Young_but_cool]
    #2106581 - 11/14/03 03:56 PM (13 years, 25 days ago)

hmm cool. thanks man


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