10 Best Flower Species in the World

Flowers are among the most beautiful gifts of nature. These always make the environment prettier and refresh the air. In different occasion, different flowers are used to express their feelings. According to a botanist, there are over 270,000 kinds of flowers existing in the word. In which those unclassified flowers are not included, which grew in remote areas of the world. Following is the list of 10 best flower species in the world.

1. Rose

When it comes to the best flowers, rose will be ranked first in the list. It is also called the king of flowers. It is among those flowers, which are found in almost every country of the world. There are almost 100 species of rose in the different areas of the world. Among extensive range of rose, red rose, yellow rose, pink rose and white rose are most popular. Most of the species of rose are native to Asia. However, few species also belongs to Europe, North America, and northwest Africa.

2. Calla Lily

Calla Lily is the next most beautiful and magnificence flower in the world. Calla Lily is native to southern Africa, South Africa, and Swaziland. It is among evergreen flowers of the world if the rain and temperatures remain suitable and deciduous. It is among the amazing and well-designed flower in the world. All the petals of flower arranged in a nice and attractive color scheme of green, yellow,purple, and pink as well in single color also.

3. Bird of Paradise

Bird of Paradise whose original name is Strelitzia is one of the unique and amazing flower species in the world. It is amazing because it looks like a bird is flying. Moreover, bird is one, which does not look like the bird of this world. That’s why it gets popularity by the name of Bird of Paradise instead of Strelitzia. It is native to South Africa and the official flower of Los Angeles.

4. Tulips

Some of the flowers in the world resembled to each other and few of them are unique. Tulips is the next best flower specie in the world looks like a bulb. It is the symbol of willpower and renewal. It has over 109 species in the world and mostly found in the color of red, pink, yellow, purple and orange. It has normally six petals designed perfectly by the nature.

5. Orchids

You often have noticed that some flowers present there grace in a single piece while some are the collection of tinny flowers. Orchids are that flowers that come in a single color or in shade and combination of more than two color. It is as light as a tissue paper. Orchids family is considered as the largest family of the flowers as it has over 50,000 species and its counting is still in debate.

6. Plumeria

Surely, nature has made the world beautiful by adding the colors in shape of extensive species of flowers. Next flower is from Brazil, Caribbean, South America, Mexico and Central America. Plumeria comes in multiple colors and varieties. It belongs to the dogbane family and has over 20 species. It usually comes in shade of yellow and white. However, in some areas it is also found in red, pink, orange and blue color.

7. Dahlia

Awesome, it is nice to see this amazing and marvelous flower. Cannot explain either it is a flower or a shiny globe in shape of flower. It belongs to the Asteraceae family and has almost 42 unique species. Mostly flowers are measured according to length while it is measured according to its diameter. Its diameter ranges from 5.1 cm to 30 cm (1 feet). It was discovered in Mexico and since than the national flower of Mexico. It comes in single color as well as in shade of pink, yellow, red, white and purple.

8. Chrysanthemum

Next best flower specie of the world also looks like Dahlia as it also belongs to the Asteraceae family. However, the difference is that it’s petals are separate from each other unlike Dahlia, whose petals are in round shape. Famous botanist, Carolus Linnaeus named it Chrysanthemum that means golden flower. It usually found in golden color. Most of its species and varieties are native to East Asia and China.

9. Carnations

At one side there are human who shade the cloth and buildings with different colors and on other side it is nature, which presented His design very perfectly and attractively. It is Carnations, which is native to Mediterranean range and its history is 2000 years old. Its natural color is bright pinkish purple. However, cultivators have developed red, white, yellow and green color. It belongs to the Caryophyllaceae flowers plants family.

10. Gazania

At last, it is Gazania, best flower species in the world. Its simplicity and beauty is most attractive as it comes in brilliant color combinations. It is commonly found in every garden. It also belongs to Asteraceae family and native to Southern Africa. It has usually two colors yellow and orange. However, in some areas it is found in purple, white, blue and red color. It has over 18 species around the world.

Note: This list is based on the research of Natural History Museum and Facts About The Amazon.

Aaric Hale

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