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.

Examples[change | change source]

Country Common name Scientific name Picture Ref.
 England Tudor rose N/A Red rose.jpg [1]
 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
 South Korea Rose of Sharon Hibiscus syriacus Hibiscus Syriacus.JPG [5]
 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
 Chile Copihue Lapageria rosea Lapageria rosea 00013a.jpg [6]

References[change | change source]

  1. National Flowers of the UK, 10 Downing Street. Retrieved 12 May 2009.
  2. "Final Interim Constitution of Nepal, 2063" (pdf). 2007. p. 2. Retrieved 14 October 2013.
  3. "Plants, Animals and Birds of Nepal". Nepal Vista. Retrieved 14 June 2013.
  4. "National Symbols of Pakistan". Government of Pakistan. Retrieved 2013-08-23.
  5. [1]
  6. Ministerio del Interior de Chile (24 February 1977). "Decreto 62 de 1977 del Ministerio del Interior" (in Spanish). Retrieved 31 January 2015.