List of national flowers

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A floral emblem is a flower or plant that is chosen by a country as a symbol or emblem for that country.

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Country Common name Scientific name Picture Ref.
 England Tudor rose[1] N/A Red rose.jpg
 Nepal Rhododendron Rhododendron arboreum Rhododendron arboreumC.jpg [2][3]
 Pakistan Poet's Jasmine Jasminum officinale Jasminum officinale.JPG [4]
Flag of Sikkim (1967-1975).svg Sikkim Noble orchid Cymbidium goeringii Cattleya maxima.jpg
 Sri Lanka Water lily Nymphaea stellata Nymphaea nouchallii0.jpg
 Afghanistan Tulip Tulipa gesneriana Tulip - floriade canberra.jpg
 Bangladesh Shapla Nymphaea pubescens Nymphaea pubescens1MTFL.jpg
 Bhutan Blue poppy Meconopsis grandis Blue Poppy Meconopsis sp Pair 1000px.jpg
 China Peony Paeonia Peonies.jpeg
 India Lotus Nelumbo Sacred lotus Nelumbo nucifera.jpg
 Iran Tulip Tulipa gesneriana PikiWiki Israel 12719 Jerusalem forest.JPG
Kashmir independent.svg Kashmir Rhododendron Rhododendron ponticum Rhododendron pontica-1.jpg
 Maldives Pink Rose Polyantha Rosa sp.18.jpg
 Malaysia Chinese hibiscus Hibiscus rosa-sinensis Hibiscus Brilliant.jpg
 Singapore Orchid " Orchidaceae " Wanda blau.JPG

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