State Flower: India has 28 states and eight federally recognized territories. In most states, the state flower serves as a state symbol. This state flower represents India’s rich cultural diversity by serving as a symbol of the entire state. Most competitive tests include a question about the state’s flowers. You must be familiar with your state’s characters if you take a state exam.

List of State Flowers

Almost all India’s designated state flowers may be found on this list. Get familiar with these state emblems by going through the list. State emblems reflect the diversity of the cultures that exist inside each of the states. Look at this table to learn more about the scientific names of each state’s flowers.

A list of the scientific names of each state’s flowers

States/UTs Flower NameScientific Name
Andhra PradeshWater lilyNelumbo
Arunachal PradeshLady’s SlipperCypripedioideae
AssamFoxtail OrchidsRhynchostylis gigantea
BiharPot Marigold (Genda)Calendula officinalis
GujaratMarigold (Galgota)Tagetes erecta
HaryanaLotusNelumbo nucifera
Himachal PradeshRhododendronRhododendron ponticum
Jammu and KashmirCommon RhododendronRhododendron ponticum
JharkhandParrot TreeButea monosperma
KarnatakaLotusNelumbo nucifera
KeralaGolden Shower TreeCassia fistula
MeghalayaLady’s SlipperCypripedioideae
Madhya PradeshParrot TreeButea monosperma
MaharashtraTamhini,JarulLagerstroemia speciosa
ManipurSiroi LilyLilium mackliniae
MizoramRed VandaRenanthera imschootiana
NagalandRhododendronRhododendron ponticum
OdishaAshokaSaraca asoca
PuducherryCannonball tree’s FlowerCouroupita guianensis
RajasthanRohiraTecomella undulata
SikkimNoble orchidCymbidium goeringii
Tamil NaduGlory lilyGloriosa superba
TelanganaSenna auriculataCaesalpinioideae
TripuraNag KesarMesua ferrea
UttarakhandBrahma KamalSaussurea obvallata
Uttar PradeshPalashButea monosperma
West BengalNight-flowering JasmineNyctanthes arbor-tristis

Check out the complete list if you’re prepared for any competitive exam. General Knowledge, General Awareness, and Science are all excellent places to ask inquiries about state flowers. The names of state flowers can be asked in the General Science section of the exam. Regularly revising the scientific nomenclature will help streamline the procedure.

FAQs: State Flower

What is India’s most famous flower?

Known as the “holy lotus,” the lotus is one of India’s most famous flowers.

What is Haryana’s official flower?

The flower of Haryana is the lotus.

Himachal Pradesh’s official state flower is what?

Rhododendron is Himachal Pradesh’s official flower.

The state flower of Uttarakhand is what?

Brahma Kamal is the official state flower of Uttarakhand.

In Uttar Pradesh, what is the state flower?

In Uttar Pradesh, the official flower is Palash.

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