List of Indian state flowers
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India, officially the Republic of India is a country in South Asia. It is made up of 29 states and 7 union territories. All Indian states have their own government and Union territories come under the jurisdiction of the Central Government. As most of the other countries India too has a national emblem-The lion capital. Apart from India's national emblem, each of its States and Union Territories have their own state seals and symbols which include state animals, birds, trees, flowers etc. A list of state flowers of India is given below. See Symbols of Indian states and territories for a complete list of all State characters and seals.
|Union territory||Common name||Scientific name||Image|
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands|
|Dadra and Nagar Haveli|
|Daman and Diu|
|Puducherry||Cannonball tree's flower||Couroupita guianensis|
- List of Indian state trees
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- List of Indian state animals
- Flora of the Indian epic period
- http://2.imimg.com/data2/OT/FH/MY-/shiv-pdf.pdf for the scientific name
- Govt of Maharasthra ENVIS Cell :Important native trees of India
- "CyberOrissa.com :: Orissa". cyberorissa.com. 2011. Retrieved 26 May 2012.
- "Orissa State Symbols". mapsofindia.com. 2011. Retrieved 26 May 2012.
The state flower is the ‘Ashoka’ flower
- "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
- "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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- Official flora and fauna of various states in India On Biodiversity of India wiki
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