Most Beautiful Flowers

Rank 1: Rose

Rose

   Rose is the symbol of love, and the most beautiful flower in the world. Roses are the most romantic, beautiful and wonderfully scented of flowers. Traditionally and culturally, giving the yellow rose signifies friendship and deep red rose signifies expression of true love. Rose flowers are large and showy, in colours ranging from white through yellows and reds. Rose buds are considered more beautiful than full bloom.

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Rank 2: Tulip

Tulip

   Tulip is one of most cultivated ornamental flowers in the world. In the Netherlands, tulip trade generates millions of dollars of revenue every day. Tulip, one of the most beautiful flowers in the world, was responsible for the Tulip bubble, one of the most horrific financial bubbles in the history of mankind.

  The tulip is a perennial, bulbous plant with showy flowers in the genus Tulipa, of which up to 109 species have...

Rank 3: Gerbera

Gerbera

   Gerbera is considered one of the most beautiful flowers in the world. It is the fifth most used cut flower in the world after rose, carnation, chrysanthemum, and tulip. Gerbera contains naturally occurring coumarin derivatives. Gerbera is a tender perennial plant. There are approximately 30 species of Gerbera in the wild, extending to South America, Africa and tropical Asia.

  It is attractive to bees, butterflies and...

Rank 4: Carnation

Carnation

   Carnation is the commonly found flower in the bouquets. Carnations express love, fascination, and distinction. Carnations are often worn on special occasions such as Mother's Day and weddings. Carnation is the birth flower for those who are born in the month of January.

  Dianthus caryophyllus is a species of Dianthus. It is probably native to the Mediterranean region but its exact origin is unknown due to extensive...

Rank 5: Oriental Poppy

Oriental Poppy

  Oriental poppy has a delicate and bright color. It is one of the most beautiful flowers from Central Asia. After flowering in the spring, the foliage dies, and fresh leaves grow again with the autumn rains. Papaver orientale (Oriental poppy) is a perennial flowering plant native to the Caucasus, northeastern Turkey, and northern Iran, not the east as the name implies....

Rank 6: Gladiolus

Gladiolus

   Gladiolus in latin means a sword. Gladiolus is one of the most beautiful inflorescence in the world. Gladiolus is a genus of perennial bulbous flowering plants in the iris family (Iridaceae). It is sometimes called the 'Sword lily', but usually called by its generic name (plural gladioli, gladioluses). The genus is distributed in Mediterranean Europe, Asia, Tropical Africa and South Africa.

  These flowers are attractively...

Rank 7: Orchids

Orchids

   Orchids are well known for the many structural variations in their flowers. Some orchids have single flowers, but most have an inflorescence, sometimes with a large number of flowers. The scent of orchids is frequently analyzed by perfumers to identify potential fragrance chemicals. Orchids are mostly used in wedding decorations and bouquets.

  Most cultivated orchids are tropical or subtropical, but quite a few which grow...

Rank 8: Hibiscus

Hibiscus

   Hibiscus is one of the most beautiful flowers commonly used for rituals and other auspicious occasions by the Hindus. It is also commonly found in India. Many species of Hibiscus produce showy flowers and are used to attract butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds.

  Hibiscus is a genus of flowering plants from the Malvaceae family. Several hundred species are found in warm-temperate, subtropical and tropical regions throughout...

Rank 9: Hydrangea

Hydrangea

   Hydrangea is a magical snowball like gorgeous flower. It is one of the very few flowers whose color changes dramatically based on soil conditions. Hydrangeas are popular ornamental plants, grown for their large flowerheads. They are popular in wedding bouquets and as garden flowers. Hydrangea is a genus of about 70 to 75 species of flowering plants native to southern and eastern Asia and North and South America....

Rank 10: Begonia

Begonia

   Begonia is a beautiful flower mostly yellow, red or pink in color. Now one of the most popular flowers grown in the United States, Begonia plants are priced for their flowers as well as their leaves. This versatile plant can be grown either indoor or outdoor. Begonia is a genus in the flowering plant family Begoniaceae and is a perennial....