Popular Flowers Name in Marathi & English

Names of flowers in Marathi and English with illustrations. We use flowers in any celebration or wedding and we also use them in worshiping God. But we don’t know the names of all flowers. After reading this article, I found out the names of flowers in both Marathi and English.

I know you want to know the names of flowers, that’s why you’re here. Many students write the names of all the flowers in Marathi, so that they can learn this article and share it with their friends.

30 Popular Flowers Name in Marathi & English

S.No.English Name Marathi NameScientific Names
1.Night cestrum रातराणी
3.Calotropis gingantea or Giant milkweed रूई
4.Crape Jasmine or Pinwheel तग(tagar)
5.Common Jasmine जुई
6.Jasmin or Jasminum grandiflorumजाई
9.Jasmine or Lantana Camera कुंदा
13.Jasminum sambacमोगरा
14.Royal poincianaगुलमोहर
15.Sweet Granadilla कृष्णकमळ
16.Coral Jasmine पारिजातक
17.Mimusops elengi  / Bullet woodबकुळ
18.Spanish Jasmine चमेली
19.Marigold झेंडू
20.Periwinkle सदाफुली
21.Peacock Flower शंकासुर
22.Umbrella Tree or Screw pine केवडा
23.Frangiapani or Michelia Champa सोनचाफा
24Indian Shot or Canna Indicaकर्दळ
25.Rangoon creeper मधुमालती 
26.Yellow ginger सोनटक्का
27.Lantana Camera घाणेरी
28.Cypress vine गणेशवेल

Night cestrum

Night jasmine is aptly named because its tubular white and yellow flowers bloom at night; Flowers stop during the day. It belongs to the nightshade family, also known as the eggplant or potato family. Famous for its fragrance, it is perhaps the most powerful aromatic plant in the world. When in bloom, the flowers emit a sweet scent that permeates 300 to 500 feet of the plant.


Chrysanthemums are herbaceous perennials and are photoperiod, meaning the length of the day determines their flowering. The buds begin to emerge when they arrive at 10 pm. They start flowering in 6-8 weeks.

Mums love the cool fall weather. Lower temperatures result in more intense flower color and longer blooms until severe frost kills the plant (but not the roots).

Calotropis gingantea or Giant milkweed

For the garden, Calotropis is a good choice for hedges or small ornamental trees, but only in warmer climates. This group of plants is hardy only in zones 10 and 11, where it is evergreen. There are different types of Calotropis plants depending on the height and color of the flowers.

With some basic information about the Calotropis plant, you can determine the best variety options and locations for this beautiful flowering shrub. Calotropis is a genus of plants also known as milkweed. Different types of calotropes have different common names, but they are related and similar.

Crape Jasmine or Pinwheel

Crepe jasmine is a very small shrub with a rounded shape and pinwheel flowers reminiscent of gardenias. Crape jasmine plants grow 8 feet (2 meters) tall, 6 feet (2 meters) wide, and have bright green leaves that look like round rocks. Crape jasmine plants are not picky, which makes caring for crape jasmine a breeze. Read on to learn how to grow crepe jasmine.

Common Jasmine 

Common jasmine, sometimes called poet’s jasmine, is one of the most fragrant types of jasmine. The fragrant flowers bloom well in summer and autumn. Expect the plant to grow 12 to 24 inches (30.5 to 61 cm) a year, eventually reaching a height of 10 to 15 feet (3 to 4.5 meters). Natural jasmine is ideal for arches and doors. It is bushy but requires frequent pruning and trimming to keep it under control.

Jasmin or Jasminum grandiflorum

Jasmine grows on vine sheaths with a strong fragrance and yellow and white flowers. Summer jasmine loves a sunny spot and winter jasmine loves a shady spot. Plant them where you can enjoy the excellent fragrance and the hummingbirds and butterflies that will gather around their flowers. Proper jasmine pruning will allow you to have more attractive plants that bloom freely, allowing you to reap these benefits for a longer period of time.


The lotus is an aquatic plant with interesting foliage and beautiful flowers. It is mostly grown in hydroponic gardens. It is very aggressive, so care must be taken when growing it, or it will soon invade its environment. Read on to learn more about lotus plants, including how to care for lotus plants and how to grow lotus plants.


Creating a beautiful ornamental garden is a labor of love. While plants with large, showy flowers can dazzle growers with their beauty, otherwise delicate flowers offer another attribute: fragrance. Adding fragrant flowering plants to your greenery can add a vibrant new dimension to your garden experience. 

Jasmine or Lantana Camera

Native to tropical Asia, there are hundreds of different species of jasmine. Some act like vines, 10 to 15 feet long, and happily crawl up trees or garden fences! Jasmine flowers are known in many Southeast Asian cultures for their attractive and striking scent (often in the form of garlands) in religious ceremonies or wedding ceremonies.

Climbing jasmine prefers moist soil rich in humus. In temperate regions, the plant dies back or goes dormant during the cold winter months and grows again when warm weather returns. It will grow (and bloom profusely!) in pots with regular fertilization and watering.


Roses are one of the most popular and beautiful flowering shrubs, but starting a rose garden can seem intimidating for new gardeners. But growing roses doesn’t have to be a stressful task for beginners. In fact, with proper planting and maintenance, almost anyone can become a successful rose grower. Read on to learn more about roses.


Growing hibiscus is an easy way to add a tropical touch to your garden. When you learn how to care for hibiscus plants, you will be rewarded with beautiful flowers for many years to come. 


After the magnolia flowers fade in the fall of the year, the seed pods have an interesting surprise. Exotic, cone-like magnolia seed pods open to reveal bright red berries, after which you will see magnolia seeds inside the berries alive with birds, squirrels and other wildlife go who enjoy the delicious fruits. And when conditions are perfect, you can see a magnolia plant growing under the magnolia tree.

Jasminum sambac

Passion fruit and flowers have an equally exotic look and scent! Most notably is the flower, a passion fruit with a pungent floral scent. Or the mesmerizing blue and purple passion flowers with their attractive scent.

These sturdy vines are prolific climbers and will become aggressive if left undisturbed. Young plants grow quickly from seed. They do well in pots, but you will need bamboo netting or a fence to support them. Flowers attract bees and moths for pollination. Additional benefits: Passion fruit vines produce edible fruit with a sweet, refreshing taste.

Royal poinciana

Also known as the royal Poinciana, it is one of the most colorful trees in the world. Each spring the tree produces clusters of tall orange flowers with traces of yellow, burgundy or white. Each flower, up to 5 inches (13 cm) in diameter, displays five teaspoon-sized petals.

Flame trees reach heights of 30 to 50 feet (9 to 15 m), and the width of the canopy-shaped canopy is often greater than the height of the tree

Sweet Granadilla

Sweet granadilla is a common type of Passiflora found from central Mexico to Central America and western South America, and it is common and available in markets throughout the region that stretches from western Bolivia to south-central Peru.

Coral Jasmine

The coral jasmine is botanically known as Nyctanthes arbor-tristis in the family Oliaceae. Known by several common names, including Parijat, Harsinger, Morning Tree and Queen of the Night, it is an exotic small tree or shrub with attractive large leaves and fragrant flowers.

Mimusops elengi / Bullet wood

Mimusops elengi is a medium-sized evergreen tree found in the tropical rainforests of South Asia, Southeast Asia and northern Australia. Common English names include Spanish cherry, cherry, and gullwood. The wood is valuable, the fruit edible and used in traditional medicine. As the trees cast thick shadows and the flowers exude a fragrance, this is a popular garden group.

Spanish Jasmine

Spanish jasmine, also known as royal or Catalan jasmine, has fragrant white flowers about 1 1/2 inches (4 cm) apart. In frost-free areas the vine is evergreen, but in cooler areas it is semi-evergreen and deciduous. It is one of the most widely cultivated varieties of jasmine.


For many people, marigolds are one of the first flowers they miss growing up. These bright, easy-to-care flowers are often used in schools as Mother’s Day gifts and growing projects. You can still grow calendula in your garden. Check out how to grow marigolds.


The common periwinkle (finca minora) is often found creeping up steep slopes and banks, giving a green and growing effect in otherwise bare areas, Periwinkle Periwinkle is exceptional as an erosion control specimen. Periwinkle Periwinkle is also used as a spreading shrub in Indian garden zones 4 through 8. Periwinkle is often called creeping periwinkle or creeping myrtle

Peacock Flower

Beautiful peacock orchids feature attractive summer flowers with white flowers and burgundy centers. Attractively growing peacock orchids are sword-shaped, green with hints of red near the base. Peacock orchids are not as difficult to grow as their name and description suggest. They are really easy to grow and can be one of the prettiest flowers in the summer garden.

Umbrella Tree or Screw pine

Scheffleras are very common houseplants that produce large, dark, palmate or variegated leaves (leaves with many smaller leaves that grow from a single point) that are hardy in Indian zones 9b to 11.

However, life in a pot can be difficult for the plant, often resulting in long-term unhealthy growth. This is pruning time. Read on to learn more about how to prune Scheffler houseplants and how to prune Scheffler.

Frangiapani or Michelia Champa

Frangipani or Plumeria is a tropical beauty that most of us can only grow as a houseplant. Their beautiful flowers and aromas evoke a sunny island with these fun umbrella-shaped drinks. Many of us northern gardeners wonder why frangipani trees are not blooming. 

Frangipani will generally not flower if there is less than six hours of sunlight, which can be difficult in some climates or where there are a lot of trees, but if the plumeria does not bloom there are some cultural and situational measures you can take bloom.

Indian Shot or Canna Indica

Canna lilies can be propagated by seed as many varieties produce viable seed. Since most showy flowering plants are hybrids, starting canna lilies from seed may not give you the same variety. However, if you find it interesting to see how plants develop from seeds, it is definitely worth a try. Also, you should not be disappointed, as wild species of canna lilies are very pretty, with attractive colors and markings.

Rangoon creeper

Vines or vines dominate the lush foliage of rainforests around the world. One such grape is the Quisqualis Rangoon vine. Also known as Dani, Drunken Sailor, Irangan Malli, and Udani, this 12-foot (3.5 m) vine is a fast-growing plant that spreads quickly with its suckers. The Latin name for the Rangoon vine is Quisqualis indica. The species name “quisqualis” means “what is it” and for good reason.

Rangoon vines are more like bushes when young plants slowly mature into vines. This duality confused early taxonomists, who eventually gave it this dubious classification.

Yellow ginger

Puakenikeni originates from the South Pacific region. The beautiful flowers have a lingering aroma of wine. When ripe, the flowers magically turn from creamy white to yellow-orange, while retaining their wonderful fragrance. The small round fruits are also bright orange when ripe (not edible).

This shrub grows best in full sun, acid soil, and lots of moisture. If you plant it in the garden, give it plenty of space, where it can grow into a small tree! Puakenikeni is a favorite flower for making casual necklaces on many Pacific islands including Tahiti, Fiji, Tonga and Hawaii.

Lantana Camera

Lantana (Lantana camara) is easy to grow and care for. These verbena-like flowers have long been appreciated. There are many varieties available that offer many different colors. Depending on the region and type of crop, lantana plants can be considered as annuals or perennials. Plant lanterns in the garden or in pots. Superfluous species can also be propagated in hanging baskets. Lantana is also a great choice for those who want to attract butterflies and hummingbirds to the garden.

Cypress vine

Cypress has delicate, thread-like leaves that give the plant a light and airy appearance. It usually grows against a trellis or pole that wraps around the structure and climbs up. The star-shaped flowers bloom throughout the summer and fall in red, pink or white. Hummingbirds and butterflies love to spray nectar from the flowers, and the plant is often called the hummingbird vine. Read on for cypress information that will help you decide if this plant is right for your garden and how to grow it.


One of the joys of seeing those big yellow flowers after the summer sun is anticipating the fall sunflower seed crop. If you’ve done your homework and planted a variety of sunflowers with large, plump buds, you’re in for a surprise, but be warned; You will not collect sunflower seeds alone. Sunflowers are a favorite pastime of select birds, squirrels, voles, and deer. Knowing when to harvest sunflowers is important to bring in local wildlife.


This hardy tropical plant has been widely cultivated and is now available in hundreds of varieties. The attractive, pure white to deep purple flowers give off an exceptional fragrance with the strong floral scent of geraniums.

Native to the Mediterranean, oleander thrives in places that have hot, dry summers and mild, wet winters. Drought tolerant and uncomplicated, it makes a wonderful container plant on terraces and patios, or wrapped around the garden for privacy.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the name of jasmine flower in Marathi?

Jasmine is called Kund in Marathi.

What is Chameli called in Marathi?

Chameli is a Marathi girl’s name and means “jasmine”.

What is Marigold in Marathi?

Some of the various American tropical plants of the genus Tagetes have also been widely bred for their showy yellow and orange flowers.

How many flowers are there in Maharashtra?

According to the Flora of Maharashtra, it contains 3,134 species, 28 subspecies and 176 species of flowering plants belonging to 1,097 genera in 201 families; In addition, 941 varieties were cultivated.


In this article, you are going to know the names of flowers in Marathi and English language as well as scientific names of flowers. If you liked this article, then share it with your friends and your close ones.

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