What do you think is the most beautiful flower in the world? Nature often surprises us with true wonders. There are the flowers that can leave anybody speechless. In this post, from Verdissimo, the leading producer of preserved flowers and plants, we’ll reveal some of the most beautiful flowers in the world in the following list: roses, hydrangeas, bleeding hearts, cherry blossoms, orchids, tulips, peonies, lilies, freesias, lotus flowers, tuberoses, dahlias, chrysanthemums, carnations and morning glories.
Below, we’ll show you images of each one of these beautiful flowers and tell you all the most important details.
- List of names of the most beautiful flowers in the world
- 1. Rose
- 2. Hydrangea
- 3. Bleeding-heart
- 4. Cherry blossom
- 5. Orchid
- 6. Tulip
- 7. Peony
- 8. Lily
- 9. Freesia
- 10. Lotus flower
- 11. Spikenard
- 12. Dahlia
- 13. Chrysanthemum
- 14. Carnation
- 15. Morning glory
- 16. Gardenias
- 17. Sunflowers
- 18. Daffodils
- 19. Daisies
- 20. Lantanas
- 21. Marigolds
- 22. Poppies
- 23. Magnolias
- 24. Colorado Blue Columbines
- 25. Common Mallows
- 26. Zinnias
- Other names of pretty flowers
List of names of the most beautiful flowers in the world
The rose is considered the most beautiful flower in the world, which is why it’s called the “queen of the garden.” It’s one of the most popular flowers worldwide, and it comes in different sizes and colors. Also, they’re very common throughout the world. These flowers work well for decorating events, making perfumes… and much more!
This flower is originally from Southern Asia and also is very popular worldwide. It has undeniable beauty and is commonly used in decoration. Also, the hydrangea is an ideal flower for creating bouquets, since it provides lots of volume and texture.
The “bleeding-heart” flower, actually called Dicentra, is one of the most striking flowers in the world. In spite of being unique and amazing, it’s relatively unknown. This flower, like the hydrangea, is originally from Asia and can be found naturally in several colors: red, fuchsia, light pink, etc.
4. Cherry blossom
The cherry blossom, although not the official flower, is one of the most important flowers in Japanese culture. Trees that produce this flower are known as sakura. Like previous flowers, the cherry blossom can be found in different colors naturally, though its most common colors are pink and white.
The orchid is a lovely flower that is often used in decoration and also as a gift. It’s an unusual flower that is easily identified by the shape of its leaves. There are nearly 25,000 different species and they’re found throughout the world, except in desert and polar climates.
The tulip is one of the main symbols of Holland. What’s more, Holland is known as the “country of tulips.” It’s a flower with almost perfect symmetry. These flowers also symbolize joy, love and the arrival of spring, though their great variety of colors make the significance of the flower range widely.
Peonies are very common flowers in Europe, China and North America. There are almost 40 different species of peonies. They’re so beautiful that they’re usually used alone in bouquets. Like other flowers we’ve mentioned, peonies come in a variety of colors: pink, white, fuchsia, etc.
The lily is a beautiful flower that can be found throughout the world, from Europe to Japan, Canada, the Philippines and the U.S., among other places. Regarding colors, it can be found in many colors, though white is the most common color.
The freesia is a lovely flower native to Africa, specifically in Cape Town (South Africa). There are few species of this popular African flower, about 14. One of the main features of the freesia is the vividness and strength of its colors, such as red and yellow.
10. Lotus flower
The lotus flower is also known as the “Nile flower.” It’s an extraordinary flower that is famous worldwide, mainly because it’s an aquatic flower. The most interesting detail about this lovely flower is the lifespan of its seeds, which can sprout after many centuries.
The spikenard is also known as the “Saint Joseph flower” and belongs to the Valerian family. Its beauty makes it an ideal option for creating floral art: from centerpieces to bouquets, among other items. It’s a typical flower at weddings and in church decoration, especially white spikenards.
The dahlia is another of the most beautiful flowers in the world. It has about 30 different species and up to 20,000 different varieties. The most notable aspect of this flower, besides its incredible beauty, is that it’s the national flower of Mexico.
The chrysanthemum is native to Asia and is special because it’s part of the “four Junzi flowers.” There are many varieties of chrysanthemums and you can find them in many different colors: lilac, white, pink, etc. It’s one of the most common flowers in boho-chic style decoration.
The carnation isn’t just one of the most beautiful flowers in the world, it’s also one of the most popular. It’s grown on almost every continent: America, Europe, Asia and Africa. Currently, there are five known types of carnations. It’s typically used as ornamentation.
15. Morning glory
Morning glories are found naturally in climates up to -15ºC, however they’re most common in continental climates. One of the most special features of morning glories is their soft and pastel shades, such as white and pink. However, the most common color of morning glories is lilac.
The gardenia is one of the most beautiful flowers to give as a gift. This flower is originally from China and can be found in a variety of colors. It’s especially known for its subtlety and its bright, smooth leaves.
Sunflowers are extremely well-known worldwide. Their bright yellow color is their defining characteristic and makes them very striking. Although they’re originally from North America, nowadays you can find them in numerous countries around the world.
Daffodil is the common name for the flower Narcissus. It’s a very pretty flower typical of the Mediterranean, but it’s also possible to find other species of Narcissus in central Asia.
Daisies are another one of the most beautiful flowers in the world. There are many species of daisies throughout the world. This family of flowers is characterized by a yellow center surrounded by delicate petals.
Lantanas are typical flowers of North and South America. However, these flowers also can be found in some parts of Europe. There are many species of lantanas and they all come in different colors and sizes.
Marigolds are typical flowers of Mexico, where they have great significance. Its color ranges from yellow to orange and it’s widely used in gardening and decoration due to its aesthetic qualities.
The poppy is a plant found across many continents, especially Europe. You can get this flower in different colors, though originally it’s red. Along with the rose, this flower represents love and passion.
The magnolia is eye-catching due to its soft colors and its large, lovely petals. It’s one of the most famous flowers in the world due to its beauty. It’s commonly used in decoration, bouquets, gifts, etc.
24. Colorado Blue Columbines
The Colorado blue columbine is widely used in decoration despite being a wildflower. It’s a very typical flower of North America and its appearance is elegant and sophisticated. Its most common colors are white, yellow and pink.
25. Common Mallows
The common mallow belongs to the Malvaceae family. It’s a typical flower across Europe. This flower is striking due to the pink-purple color of its petals.
This plant is not only known for being one of the most beautiful flowers in the world. In addition, it’s famous for being the first flower grown in space. There are over 70 different species and they also can be found in a variety of colors.
Other names of pretty flowers
There are also other pretty flowers, apart from the ones we have already mentioned. Here is a list of five of them.
- Begoñas (Begonia semperflorens)
- Oriental Poppies (Papaver orientale)
- Cherry blossom (Prunus cerasus)
- Convolvulus tricolor (Convolvulus tricolor)
- Lapageria rosea
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