Tuesday, February 11, 2014

The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World

The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World



canna The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World

Cannas not only feature pretty blossoms, but also beautiful leaves (often likened to that of the banana plant) that come in a variety of stunning colors. Popularized in Victorian times, Cannas are popular garden plants.

Cherry Blossom

cherry blossom The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
The unofficial flower of Japan, the spectacular display of blossoms that arrive in the spring are celebrated by festivals both in Japan and the U.S. The most popular colors are white and pink. They are beautiful while on the trees and remain a stunning sight even after carpeting the ground.

Colorado Columbine

colorado columbine The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
Growing high in the Rocky Mountains, the Colorado Columbine is a welcome reward for the enterprising climbers of Colorado’s 14,000-foot high mountains. Picking one in the wild carries a fine ($5-$50 depending on the Ranger who catches you)!


hydrangea1 The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
Magical snowball puffs in fall: gorgeous. The clusters of star-shaped blossoms, often found in delicate pastel hues, embody innocence. They are popular in wedding bouquets and as garden flowers.

Lily of the Valley

lilyofthevalley The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
A delicate and fragrant sign of spring, the Lily of the Valley has inspired a number of legends. One such Christian legend explains that the tears that Mary shed at the cross turned to Lilies of the Valley, prompting the flower to sometimes be referred to as “Our Lady’s Tears.” Another legend tells of Lilies of the Valley springing from the blood of St. George during his battle with the dragon.

Calla Lily

calla lily The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
While visually stunning and elegant, this beautiful flower is actually a member the poisonous species, Zantedeschia. All parts of the plant are highly toxic, with the capability to kill livestock and children if ingested.

Black Eyed Susan

black eyed susan The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
The black eyed susan, a cheerful wildflower, is a perennial that serves as a beautiful back drop in any garden. The contrast of the bright gold yellow petals and dark middle makes it any easy one to spot and recognize. This official drink of the Preakness stakes horse race is named after this flower, consisting of 2 parts Bourbon whiskey, 1 part citrus vodka, 3 parts sweet & sour mix, one part orange juice and garnished with orange and a cocktail cherry.

Bleeding Heart

bleeding hearts The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
These whimsical, almost fairy-like blossoms are a traditional favorite in shady gardens. The flowers are either red, pink or white and appear in April-June.

Blue Bells

blue bells The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
In spring, many European woods are covered by dense carpets of this flower; these are commonly referred to as “bluebell woods”. It is thought that they were named by the romantic poets of the 19th century, who felt they symbolized solitude and regret.


lantana The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
These delicate flowers, with their pink and yellow petals, are butterfly magnets. The bush can grow to be quite large and the color of the petals change as the plant ages. Beware – Lantana is considered a weed by many that is quite difficult to get rid of.


roses The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
Roses are one of the most romantic and wonderfully scented of flowers. The giving of roses is steeped in tradition and cultural meaning, from the yellow rose of friendship to the deep red rose of true love.

Oriental Poppy

oriental poppy The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
This perennial poppy has a delicate and striking color. After flowering in the spring, their foliage dies back entirely, only to grow new leaves once again with the autumn rains. The Oriental Poppy is the flower of The Wizard of Oz.

Mussaenda erythrophylla (Ashanti Blood, Red Flag Bush, Tropical Dogwood)

mussaenda The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
These plants are native to the Old World tropics, from West Africa through the Indian sub-continent, Southeast Asia and into southern China. The beautiful red and yellow petals are a real showstopper. A favorite of not only of gardeners, but also butterflies, bees and hummingbirds.


begonia The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
The first Begonia was introduced into England in 1777. Now one of the most popular flowers grown in the United States, Begonias are prized for their flowers as well as their leaves. This versatile plant can be grown either inside or out.


ixora The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
Ixora flowers, also commonly called West Indian Jasmine, are often used in Hindu worship, as well as in Indian folk medicine. This plant has traditionally been associated with enhanced sexuality and the re-kindling of passion. Who wouldn’t want that as a gift!


dendrobium 1 The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World
Dendrobium is a large genus of tropical orchids that include over a thousand species. The sprays of flowers are so delicate and yet so perfectly formed, they appear magical.

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76 Comments to “The 15 Most Beautiful Flowers In The World”

  • All flowers,are beautiful,expecially bleading heart.i love it

  • These are some beautiful shots and excellent choices. The Columbine has always been one of my favorite flowers, but it’s not an excellent one for a get well flower arrangements, as it tends to wilt practically right after picking. Kind of like a gardenia that way. The most beautiful flowers tend to die the soonest.


  • HI

  • all the flowers are soooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo nice i like it soooooo much

  • Hi everybody!!!
    Which flower should I choose to draw for mother’s day?

  • wow what abeautiful flowers excellent

  • Realy beautiful flower. I like so much.

  • what a excellent flowers

  • Hmm…well yes the flowers are beautiful and the photographer spent some time on his pics but I was expecting a lot more than this. All the flowers presented are rather common in California. I don’t want to be rude either but what about more exotic species? For example the Lotus berthelotii is as beautiful as it is rare.

  • all are so beautifull rose is all the best

  • My personal favourite is the Astrantia flower which is so small and delicate but equally beautiful. This is the best photo I have found of one http://www.fotoviva.co.uk/Flower-Pictures/Delicate

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  • Absolutely stunning! Thanks for the beautiful and amazing pictures. Love Colorado Columbine the most :)

  • wow what beautiful flowers! i wish i had them in my front yard:)

  • If i cud , i would rate those flowers completely .


    wow , cant stop talking about it .

    I see the Bleeding Hearts most beautiful in all of these . sorry if am talking too much

  • ;-) am delighted

  • It is a great surprise because canna is a wild flower in Vietnam that I loved since childhood but I did not meet again for nearly 30 years.

  • I know 7 out of 15 so i think i am lucky person all over the world.I live in Yangon,Myanmar.

  • i love d lillies most…but all are beautiful….they show pretty my God is… .

  • The flower Lily remind me of her :) ) her name is also means Lily

  • what is an uncommon beautiful flower name for a girl?

  • This list really should include the Flame Lily, it’s a stunning plant, though quite rare and could easily top a couple of those on this list.

  • You’re missing the most beautiful flower of them all. The Passion Flower. By far the most beautiful flower in the world.

  • Have u ever heard about Narilatha Flower? It looks like actual girl…..!!!!!

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