Lotus was a limited edition Lunar New Year seed in FarmVille, available after reaching level 30. The seed was available for 5 days between February 19 and 23, 2010. It was re-released as a Far East item between April 7 and 27, 2010.
The seeds cost 160 coins to plant, and could be harvested every eight hours for 250 coins. They also awarded 2 XP per plot.
Harvesting Lotus had a 10% chance of yielding Perfect Bunches, which could be used as a decoration. Lotus lives up to 14 days in a perfect bunch and cannot be sold.