List of Indian state flowers

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This is a list of state flowers of the states and union territories of India:

State Common name Scientific name Image
Andhra Pradesh Nelumbo
Water lily
Bluewaterlily edit.jpg
Arunachal Pradesh Lady's Slipper Cypripedioideae Pinkslipper.jpg
Assam Foxtail Orchids Rhynchostylis gigantea কপৌফুল.jpg
Bihar Pot Marigold (Genda) Calendula officinalis Calendula officinalis 03-09-2005 15.21.56.JPG
Chhattisgarh
Goa
Gujarat Marigold (Galgota) Tagetes erecta[1] Tagetes x erecta1.jpg
Haryana Lotus Nelumbo nucifera Indian Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera).jpg
Himachal Pradesh Rhododendron Rhododendron ponticum Rhododendron-by-eiffel-public-domain-20040617.jpg
Jammu and Kashmir Common Rhododendron Rhododendron ponticum Rhododendron ponticum 2.jpg
Jharkhand Parrot Tree Butea monosperma STS 001 Butea monosperma.jpg
Karnataka Lotus Nelumbo nucifera Indian Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera).jpg
Kerala Golden Shower Tree Cassia fistula Cassia-fistula.jpg
Lakshadweep
Meghalaya Lady's Slipper Cypripedioideae Pinkslipper.jpg
Madhya Pradesh Parrot Tree Butea monosperma STS 001 Butea monosperma.jpg
Maharashtra Tamhini,Jarul Lagerstroemia speciosa[2] Jarul.jpg
Manipur Siroi Lily Lilium mackliniae Siroi Lily.jpg
Mizoram Red Vanda Renanthera imschootiana Renanthera imschootiana 01.jpg
Nagaland Rhododendron Rhododendron ponticum Rhododendron-by-eiffel-public-domain-20040617.jpg
Odisha Ashoka[3][4] Saraca asoca Sita-Ashok (Saraca asoca) flowers in Kolkata W IMG 4146.jpg
Puducherry Cannonball tree
's Flower
Couroupita guianensis Cannonballtree2.jpg
Punjab
Rajasthan Rohira Tecomella undulata
Sikkim Noble orchid Cymbidium goeringii Cymbidium goeringii 'Setsuzan'.jpg
Tamil Nadu Glory lily Gloriosa superba Gloriosa rothschildiana 01.jpg
Telangana Marigold Tagetes erecta African Marigold.jpg
Tripura Nag Kesar Mesua ferrea Mesua ferrea.jpg
Uttarakhand Brahma Kamal Saussurea obvallata
Uttar Pradesh Palash[5][6] Butea monosperma STS 001 Butea monosperma.jpg
West Bengal Night-flowering Jasmine Nyctanthes arbor-tristis Flower & flower buds I IMG 2257.jpg

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://2.imimg.com/data2/OT/FH/MY-/shiv-pdf.pdf for the scientific name
  2. ^ Govt of Maharasthra ENVIS Cell :Important native trees of India
  3. ^ "CyberOrissa.com :: Orissa". cyberorissa.com. 2011. Retrieved 26 May 2012. "State Flower" 
  4. ^ "Orissa State Symbols". mapsofindia.com. 2011. Retrieved 26 May 2012. "The state flower is the ‘Ashoka’ flower" 
  5. ^ "Palash gets state flower's status - Times Of India". indiatimes.com. 2011. Retrieved 8 October 2012. "Palash (Butea monosperma) is now the state flower of Uttar Pradesh" 
  6. ^ "IE Briefs - Indian Express". indianexpress.com. 2011. Retrieved 8 October 2012. "The Uttar Pradesh government has declared ‘Palash’ or the ‘Flame of Forest’ as the state flower" 

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