State flowers of India: India has 28 states and 8 Union territories. Most of the states have their state flower as a symbol of the state. This state flower represents the entire state and shows the diversity of India. In almost all the competitive exams the question on State flowers is asked. If you are giving an exam conducted by the state you must know the symbols of your state.
In this list, you will find almost all the designated state flowers of India. Go thoroughly through the list and update yourself with these state symbols. All the states have distinguished cultures and this diversity reflects in their state symbols. Refer to the below table to know the state flowers and their scientific names.
|Flower Name||Scientific Name|
|Andhra Pradesh||Water lily||Nelumbo|
|Arunachal Pradesh||Lady's Slipper||Cypripedioideae|
|Assam||Foxtail Orchids||Rhynchostylis gigantea|
|Bihar||Pot Marigold (Genda)||Calendula officinalis|
|Gujarat||Marigold (Galgota)||Tagetes erecta|
|Himachal Pradesh||Rhododendron||Rhododendron ponticum|
|Jammu and Kashmir||Common Rhododendron||Rhododendron ponticum|
|Jharkhand||Parrot Tree||Butea monosperma|
|Kerala||Golden Shower Tree||Cassia fistula|
|Madhya Pradesh||Parrot Tree||Butea monosperma|
|Manipur||Siroi Lily||Lilium mackliniae|
|Mizoram||Red Vanda||Renanthera imschootiana|
|Puducherry||Cannonball tree's Flower||Couroupita guianensis|
|Sikkim||Noble orchid||Cymbidium goeringii|
|Tamil Nadu||Glory lily||Gloriosa superba|
|Tripura||Nag Kesar||Mesua ferrea|
|Uttarakhand||Brahma Kamal||Saussurea obvallata|
|Uttar Pradesh||Palash||Butea monosperma|
|West Bengal||Night-flowering Jasmine||Nyctanthes arbor-tristis|
If you are preparing for any Competitive exam go through the entire list. The questions from state flowers can be asked in General Knowledge, General Awareness, and Science section. In the General Science section examiner can ask scientific names of the state flowers. Scientific names are though to remember, in order to make this process easy do daily or weekly revision. Some of the most important names of state flowers are mentioned in the Frequently asked questions section go through them.
Q1. What is the state flower name?
Every state has designated different flowers as their state flower. These flowers can be categorized in the list of State flower names.
Q2. Which is the famous flower of India?
Lotus is the famous flower of India and it’s also known as the sacred lotus.
Q3. Which is the state flower of Haryana?
The State flower of Haryana is the Lotus.
Q4. Which is the state flower of Himachal Pradesh?
The State flower of Himachal Pradesh is the Rhododendron.
Q5. Which is the state flower of Uttarakhand?
Brahma Kamal is the state flower of Uttarakhand state.
Q6. Which is the state flower of Jammu and Kashmir?
The State flower of Jammu and Kashmir is the Common Rhododendron.
Q7. Which is the state flower of Kerala?
Golden Shower Tree is the state flower of Kerala.
Q8. Which is the state flower of Madhya Pradesh?
The State flower of Madhya Pradesh is the Parrot tree.
Q9. Which is the state flower of Uttar Pradesh?
The State flower of Uttar Pradesh is Palash.