Flowers of India
Use Flowers of India android app!
Flower of the Month
Flowers of India is aimed at having information about all the flowers found in India, with their common names, especially in Indian languages, pictures and habitat, easily available in one place. This is meant to be a place you can look at if you saw a flower and wanted to know more about it.     FOI in the news!
Stroll through the garden
Newly added flowers first
Browse by Botanical names
Flowering Trees
Medicinal plants
Flowers in ancient literature

Identify Your Trees

Unidentified Flowers

Cacti/Succulent plants
Vines & Creepers
Flowers of Fragrance
Garden Flowers
Himalayan Flowers

Flora of Valley of Flowers

Flowers of Western Ghats

Flowers of Thar Desert

Flowers of Manipur

Search for a flower/tree:
(Try local names too!)
Search mode: "AND" "OR"

Contribute Flower Pictures: Are you fond of photographing flowers? Have you taken pictures of some flowers which are not on this site yet? Do you want your pictures to be part of Flowers of India and yet want people to know that they were taken by you? Email your pictures to

View Guestbook
  • Understanding botanical names
  • Flower Parts, Flower shapes, Leaf types
  • Definition of Indian Flowers
  • State Flowers and State Trees
  • First sightings of flowers
  • List of Nurseries in India
  • Errata for Various Books !
  • Trek to Valley of Flowers
  • Trip to Yumthang Valley
  • Mail your comments to:
    Flower-hunter: Thingnam Girija
    Site creator/maintainer: Tabish
    Contributors to FOI (Must-read)
    Sources used
    The site was born in May 2005.
    All images on this site are copyrighted and may not be used without permission.
    Cite us as (for example):
    Flowers of India. Retrieved August 23, 2016, from
    The URL may be replaced by the URL of a specific page.