History Of The Rose

Perhaps there is no other flower that has been loved by people so much or has been as popular as the rose throughout history. In fact, roses have been in existence much before humans, who later grew their beautiful flowers, drew wonderful pictures of the flowers and even commemorated them in their lore and music. … Continue reading History Of The Rose

Lotus {Nelumbo nucifera}

ALSO, KNOWN AS: Bean of India Indian Lotus Lotus Sacred Lotus Sacred Water Lotus The aquatic plant family Nelumbonaceae comprises two species and one of them is Nelumbo nucifera. Currently, the recognized name of this species is Linnaean binomial Nelumbo nucifera, which is classified under its several earlier names, including Nymphaea nelumbo and Nelumbium speciosum. … Continue reading Lotus {Nelumbo nucifera}

Jasmine {Jasminum spp.}

ALSO, KNOWN AS: Catalonian Jasmine Common Jasmine Common White Jasmine Italian Jasmine Jasmin Jasmine Flos Jessamine Mo Li Hua Pikake Poet's Jasmine Royal Jasmine Spanish Jasmine Yasmin Jasmine belongs to the olive family, also known as Oleaceae. This shrub and vine genus comprises about 200 species that are indigenous to the warm temperate and tropical … Continue reading Jasmine {Jasminum spp.}