Flowers are always considered a symbol of love and friendship. There are many different flowers found in Pakistan and we often see different types of flowers around us. What are some of the flowers commonly found here? Read below. Here we have listed 20 awesome and most beautiful flowers that you can find here.
Stunning and Beautiful Flowers Found in Pakistan:
Bougainvillea is the name given to the popular flowering vines of northern Australia and belongs to the Nyctaginaceae family. They are primarily known for their large, colorful flowers that come in many different colors, including white, red, orange, pink, and yellow. These plants have thin stems with thorns. Its leaves are green and can be shaped like a hand. Bougainvillea is the national flower of Haiti and is also used in many textile fabrics.
2. Wild Jasmine
Jasmine is the name of a flowering plant that comes from the olive family, Oleaceae. Its flowers are very fragrant and can be white, yellow, or pale pink. These plants grow to around 6 feet tall with hairy leaves. They produce tubular-shaped flowers that are yellow with five petals.
Lilly is the name given to flowering plants with lots of colorful petals and flowers. They come from the Liliaceae family. Some common types of lilies found in Pakistan include tiger lotus, Easter lily, lilies, fritillaries, Siberian lilies, etc.
It can be found in different colors, including yellow, purple, red, and white.
Rosa is the name given to a flowering plant that belongs to the Rosaceae family. They are known for their sweet fragrance and come in many different colors including white, pink, yellow, red, etc. The different types of roses found in Pakistan include wild roses, damask roses, tea roses, etc.
École du Gabardan is the national flower of France and symbolizes the French nation.
The sunflower is a flower that comes from the Asteraceae family. They are known for their large, round heads that contain yellow petals. Its leaves can also have a reverse shape, which makes them unique. The sunflower is believed to have originated in North America.
The sunflower is the national flower of Mexico and symbolizes wealth, strength, and vitality. It is also the state flower of Kansas (USA) and Puerto Rico.
Tulips are flowers that belong to the Liliaceae family and come in many different colors, including yellow, red, orange, pink, and white. They are also known for their sweet fragrance.
Tulips bloom during the spring season and can be found in different parts of Pakistan, including the northern areas (Kaghan Valley, etc.), the Western Himalayas (Horseshoe Bend, etc.), and the Potohar Plateau (Rawalpindi ).
The name of this flower is derived from the German word “Violet” and belongs to the Iridaceae family. It has been mainly seen in South Africa but can also be found in some areas of Pakistan i.e Khairpur, Kharan, Jiwani, etc. Veilchen flowers come in many different colors, including yellow, orange, pink, purple, and white.
Mariana is the national flower of Mexico and symbolizes innocence. It is also the state flower of Texas (USA).
Orchids are flowers that come from the Orchidaceae family. They are known for their many different colors, including red, orange, yellow, purple, white, etc. Orchids also come in many shapes, sizes, and types, including slipper orchids, boat orchids, lady’s slipper orchids, etc. found in Kharan (Kohistan), Murree Hills (Rawalpindi) and northern areas.
Magnolia is a flowering plant that comes from the Magnoliaceae family. It has flowers that are very delicate in nature and produce sweet fragrances. These flowers can be found in white, pink, red, purple, yellow, etc. Different types of magnolias are found in the northern areas (Shangrila Resort, etc.), the Potohar Plateau (Kallar Kahar), and the Murree Hills.
Magnolias are the national flower of North Korea and symbolize respect for women.
The hibiscus is a flowering plant that comes from the Malvaceae family. These flowers are known for their beautiful, large, and colorful blooms. Different types of hibiscus can be found in Pakistan, including Chinese hibiscus, Arabian jute, etc.
The hibiscus is the national flower of Bangladesh and symbolizes a rich cultural heritage.
Flowers are the beauty of plants and Azalea is one of them. There are many species of azaleas in Pakistan that have beautiful flowers. The upper part of these plants contains small white or red glands, but their leaves are evergreen, so they live a long time.
Larkspur is also known as delphinium. These flowers are found in the mountainous regions of Pakistan. There are many trees in which these plants grow, they can be found in white, yellow and blue colors. The leaves of this plant are spoon-shaped, while the root system is deep and strong to keep it strong against the winds.
This plant is very famous for its flowers that are very useful in medicine. The root of this plant is used in medicine, while all other parts are considered poisonous. This plant has simple leaves with irregular edges, while the stem is hairy and dark green. Most species of delphinium are found in South Asia, including Pakistan.
14. Blue Vervain
The upper part of this plant is covered by glandular hairs, while its leaves are simple and opposite. It can be found growing on dry slopes throughout the year. The roots of this plant were used as medicine to cure fevers, asthma, and headaches. This plant also has astringent properties as well as antibacterial and antispasmodic properties that make it very good for treating different health conditions.
15. Pea Shrub
This shrub is mainly found in central Asia, while its flowers are in different colors, including pink, light purple, and white. The stem of these shrubs is covered by small hairs that make it very sticky to the touch. It has compound leaves consisting of 11-19 leaflets with long petioles that are 2-6 inches long.
16. Black Eyed Susan
The black-eyed Susan is found primarily in the western Himalayas. It can be easily identified by its yellow flowers with dark brown centers, while its leaves are alternate and herbaceous in shape.
Gaura is a perennial herbaceous plant with white or pink flowers, while its leaves are deeply divided into narrow segments. These plants can be found growing on the edges of roads and streams in different parts of Pakistan, from Cholistan to Baluchistan. Its fruit is small and dry with a seed inside.
This flower can be identified by its purple or white flowers with a pleasant aroma, while the leaves of this plant are simple in shape and grow opposite each other on the stem. This herb is mainly used to make perfumes, as it has a strong fragrance that makes you feel fresh.
These flowers are mainly found in Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. These plants can be easily identified by their round leaves covered with small hairs, while the flower petals have a beautiful blue color with yellow spots. The roots of these plants are used as medicine to cure stomach problems, kidney stones and other problems related to the kidneys.
20. Grape Hyacinth
These plants have a bulb that has pale green leaves growing from it, while their flowers can be found in different shapes and colors, including white, violet, purple, and yellow. They also have a very sweet fragrance that makes them look beautiful all year round.