The official flower of the United State of America, the rose is an easily recognizable flower common to many gardens. It also grows wild around the world.There are over 100 different species of roses, grow in a rainbow of colors, from the well-known red rose to yellow roses and even white roses. Roses are native to North American, Europe and northwest Africa, but the majority of species of rose plants come from Asia.The lotus and water lily are often used interchangeably in folklore and mythology. Generally lotus refers to the water lily of India or the plant depicted in sacred art and stories, while the water lily is more often used by naturalists. one for the lotus, one for the water lily.The lotus of India belongs to the Nelumbo genus (Nelumbo is the Sinhalese name for the plant). It has large flowers and leaves that sometimes grow up above the water. "The lotuses of heaven can change according to people's wishes, flowering when needed. In this way they bring joy to the hearts of all. Jasmine Flower ImageJasmine is a very popular flower around the world, especially in tropics because of its unique fragrance. The Jasmine is native to tropical and warm temperate regions of the old world. Jasmine flowers are white in most species. Jasmine is believed to have originated in the Himalayas in western China.