Fragrant Flowers in India With Amazing Fragrant [Complete list]

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The Most Fragrant Flowers of India

Included below is a list of the Most fragrant flowers in India. If a) you don’t have any fragrant plants at all or b) you desire a refreshing twist to your collection, consider these selections.



1.Rajanigandha Flowers

fragrant flowers in indiaRajanigandha translates to“fragrance of the night.” Aptly named, the flower blooms late at night and presents a strong, sweet smell. Cost-wise, this is an inexpensive addition that needs watering once, maybe twice per week. Locally, it’s a staple buy coming home on summer evenings in Calcutta; there is even a species of tobacco named after this flower.

Want to learn more? Here are some Indian movies and songs dedicated to this flower.

The smell is very fresh, light but persistent.

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2. Nag Champa Flowers (Champa Ke Phool)fragrant flowers in indiaThis flower has a very strong and addictive smell and is used as a fragrance for incense, soap, perfume, and essential oils. The word “Nag” actually means snake, the name of the flower possibly coming from the way it resembles the head of one.

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3. Hasnuhana Flowerfragrant flowers in indiaThe Hasnuhana flower has a very heady and sweet smell, strongest at night time. Legend has it that this flower attracts snakes because of its smell. The smell can be so strong that some people complain of headaches from the smell. Headaches or not, the flower has a strange smell that is sweet, but strange is the key word here.




4. Malati Flowers (Malati Ke Phool)

most fragrant flowersTo me, this flower smells like home. It is planted mostly on gates or walls of buildings and homes, as it is an ivy-like plant. The flowers smell fragrant and light but you can still catch a waft of the pleasant scent from a distance. So, whenever you’re coming back home or going to somebody’s place, the heavenly smell of these pink and white flowers is likely to greet you on summer evenings.
This flower is mostly seen in Bengal in India and other hilly places like Shimla and Kashmir.

5. Kadam Flowers (Kadam Ke Phool)fragrant flowers in indiaThis flower is large! In spite of the flowers hanging up above so high, the smell of this flower is unmistakable from a distance, especially if you’re walking near a grove.




6. Kewda Flowers Tree most fragrant flowersThe Kewda flower isn’t that pretty looking, but it probably has the strongest fragrance among all of the ones listed here! Kewda water is used to make “Biryani” and a splash of that water is enough to bring about a distinctive and strong aroma.

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Flowers Name in Hindi

If you want to know about Indian Flower name in Hindi them please check these Flowers name list.



English Name

Botanical Name

Hindi Name

B

Blue water lily

Nymphaea nouchali

Neelkamal नीलकमल

Bougainvillea

Bougainvillea glabra

Booganbel बूगन

C

China Rose, Chinese hibiscus

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis

Gurhal गुढ़ल

Chrysanthemum

Chrysanthemum indicum

चंद्रमल्लिका Chandramallika

Cobra saffron, Ceylon ironwood, Indian rose chestnut

Mesua ferrea

नाग चम्पा Nag champa, नागकेसर Nagkesar

Cockscomb, Feathered Amaranth

Celosia argentea var. plumosa

Lalmurga लाल मुर्ग़ा

Crape jasmine, Carnation of India

Tabernaemontana divaricata

Chandni चांदनी

Crossandra, Firecracker Flower

Crossandra infundibuliformis

Aboli आबोली, प्रियदर्श priyadarsha

Cypress Vine, Star Glory, Hummingbird Vine

Ipomoea quamoclit

कामलता Kamlata

D

Damask Rose

Rosa x damascena

गुलाब gulab, फ़स्ती गुलाब fasti gulab, Sudburg, Gulabi rang

Datura

Datura innoxia

Safed dhatura सफ़ैद धतूरा

E

Elephant Creeper

Argyreia nervosa

घाव बेल ghav bel

F

Four O’clock, Beauty-of-the-night

Mirabilis jalapa

गुल अब्बास Gul abbas, Gulbakshi

Frangipani

Plumeria rubra

चम्पा champa, गुलाचिन golachin, गुलैन्ची golenchi

G

Ghanera

Nothapodytes nimmoniana

घाणेरा Ghanera

Globe Amaranth

Gomphrena globosa

Gule makhmal गुले मख़मल

goden champa

Michelia champaca

चम्पा champa

Green Shrimp Plant

Ecbolium ligustrinum

Udajat

H

Hari Chamba

Artabotrys hexapetalus

Hari champa हरी चम्पा

I

Indian tulip

Thespesia populnea

Paras pipal पारस पीपल

Ixora, Jungle flame

Ixora coccinea

Rugmini रुग्मिनी

K

Kewda, Fragrant Screw Pine

Pandanus odorifer

गगण धूल gagan-dhul

Kunda, Star jasmine

Jasminum multiflorum

Kunda कुंद

Kurinji

Strobilanthes kunthiana

कुरिंजी Kurinji

L

Law’s Persian Violet

Exacum lawii

लहान चिरायत Lahan chirayat

Lotus

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