Beware the Lotus
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987 Cartoon) episode
Beware the Lotus
Season Code: 3
Episode: 28
Original airdate November 27, 1989
Written by Doug Molitor
Episode chronology
← Previous Next →
"Super Bebop & Mighty Rocksteady" "Blast from the Past"

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1989 Season

List of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles episodes


  1. "Beneath These Streets"
  2. "April Fool"
  3. "Sky Turtles"
  4. "Cowabunga Shredhead"
  5. "Invasion of the Turtle Snatchers"
  6. "The Old Switcheroo"
  7. "Turtles on Trial"
  8. "Attack of the 50-Foot Irma"
  9. "The Maltese Hamster"
  10. "The Fifth Turtle"
  11. "Camera Bugged"
  12. "The Ninja Sword of Nowhere"
  13. "Green With Jealousy"
  14. "Take Me to Your Leader"
  15. "Enter the Rat King"
  16. "Turtles at the Earth's Core"
  17. "Burne's Blues"
  18. "20,000 Leaks Under the City"
  19. "Beware the Lotus"
  20. "Leatherhead: Terror of the Swamp"
  21. "Super Bebop & Mighty Rocksteady"
  22. "Blast from the Past"
  23. "Attack of Big MACC"
  24. "The Turtle Terminator"
  25. "The Grybyx"
  26. "Mutagen Monster"
  27. "Casey Jones - Outlaw Hero"
  28. "Michelangelo's Birthday"
  29. "Turtles, Turtles Everywhere"
  30. "Return of the Fly"
  31. "The Making of Metalhead"
  32. "Four Musketurtles"
  33. "Usagi Yojimbo"
  34. "Shredderville"
  35. "Corporate Raiders from Dimension X"
  36. "Usagi Come Home"
  37. "Leatherhead Meets the Rat King"
  38. "Case of the Hot Kimono"
  39. "Pizza by the Shred"
  40. "Bye, Bye, Fly"
  41. "The Gang's All Here"
  42. "The Missing Map"
  43. "The Great Boldini"
  44. "Mister Ogg Goes to Town"
  45. "The Big Rip-Off"
  46. "The Big Break-In"
  47. "The Big Blow Out"

1987 Season1988 Season1989 Season1990 Season - 1991 Season1992 Season1992-1993 Vacation in Europe sideseason1993 Season1994 Season1995 Season1996 Season

Beware the Lotus is a season 3 episode of the 1987-1996 series.


A highly skilled, and lovely, ninja warrior is hired by Krang to defeat the Turtles. Shredder's replaced, Leonardo's met his match. Meanwhile, April is trying to get a successful report on romance.

Character voices




Home media releases


  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Volume 5
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Season 3
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Complete Classic Series Collection



Announcer on TV: And now we go live to April O' Neil for a report on romance

Michealangelo: COWABUNGA! (Foot soldier runs by Leonardo, who is holding Donatello's bo, and crashes into the wall

Burne : What kind of romance is THIS??

Irma: Looks like my last blind date (Foot Soldier is twitching as the water pours on him, (Irma continues speaking O.S.)) Only that guy is a better dancer.

Burne What is going on???

- We had the same question, since when did Irma become a narrator?


  • In the close up shot of the flower seller on the hotel TV set, a sewer wall and tunnel could be seen behind her.
  • When Splinter awakens and attacks the Foot Soldiers, Rocksteady speaks in Bebop's voice.
  • In the above mentioned scene during the fight with Lotus and the Foot Soldiers, Leonardo is holding Donatello's bo.


External links

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.