Top 10 Most Expensive Flowers in the World

Here is the list of Top 10 Most Expensive Flowers in the World. There are luxurious flowers around the globe. Flowers are deeply symbolic and meaningful. They are elegantly graceful and beautiful in a wide range of ways. The beauty of a flower symbolizes charisma and appreciation. They represents elegance and grace.

These flowers are wonderful way to bring nature to indoors even during the harshest winter weather. Even better, when those flowers are deliciously fragrant. They have a distinctive shape, much unlike many flowers you see around and this makes them special.

Each type of flowers has its own special beauty and it’s fun to know them all. Flowers are extremely versatile and work beautifully in wedding garlands, floral arrangements, and more. All this because of their natural beauty and versatility. Some flowers mainly used in decorative purposes.

You can declare your feelings by sending flowers for any occasion, like Valentine’s Day. We need to pay a large amount of money to buy beautiful flowers. Here is complete details about the beautiful and most expensive flowers in the World with photos.

Luxurious Flowers

  1. Kadupul flower
  2. Juliet Rose
  3. Shenzhen Nongke Orchid
  4. Gold of Kinabalu Orchid
  5. Saffron Crocus
  6. Tulpis
  7. Gloriosa Lily
  8. Hydrangea
  9. Lily of the Valley
  10. Lisianthus

1. Kadupul flower “Queen of the night”

Kadupul Flower is the most expensive flower in the world. This flower is commonly known as Queen of the night, Lady of the night, Night blooming Cereus. It is a beautiful Lotus like flower blooms late night.

In India the Kadupul Flower is known as Brahma Kamal. People treated this flower plant as a sacred plant. This unique plant is popularly known as Orchid Cactus. This flower belongs to the family of Cactaceae. Other names of these flowers are Jungle cactus, Dutchman’s Pipe. This flower starts blooming after sunset from 7 p m onwards and takes about two hours to full bloom. It closes in the morning before sunrise. The blooming lasts only for a few (10) hours.

Kadupul flower

Botonical Name: Epiphyllum oxypetalum

Family: Cactaceae

Bloom Time: It blooms only for one night in the entire year.

Price of Each Bundle: It will be the flower, which cannot be bought.

2. Juliet Rose

Juliet Rose is one of the beautiful and luxurious flower in the world. This Apricot color flower is an English Rose – bred by David Austin. It is one of the most popular of the English roses in the UK. The Engish rose Sweet Juliet Rose is a tall upright shrub rose with shallow cupped, double, fragrant flowers with an apricot colouring.

These Sweet stylish flowers have a sweet tea rose fragrance. It has a lush green foliage, reliable and good disease resistance. This is a fresh and strong tea rose fragrance. Its strength of the fragance is very strong. The main characteristics of this Juliet flowers are double, fragrant, long lasting, dense habit. These Rose was named after Juliet in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. It is an excellent repeat bloomer.

Juliet Rose

Botonical Name: Rosa ‘Sweet Juliet’

Family: Rosaceae

Bloom Time: Mid Summer to Mid Fall

Price of Each Bundle: 15.8 million dollars

3. Shenzhen Nongke Orchid

Shenzhen Nongke Orchid is one of the most expensive artificial flowers. It got its name after the Shenzhen Nongke University where it was created. This delicate and elegant flower only blooms every 4-5 years.

Some of the Chinese scientist took eight years to develop this plant in a laboratory. They named this Orchid flower as Shenzhen Nongke Orchid. It’s colored purple and yellow. These flowers sell for a high price not only for its rarity, cultivation, and background, but also for its appearance.

Shenzhen Nongke Orchid

Family: Orchidaceae

Blooming Time: 5 Years to Bloom

Price of Each Bundle: 200,000 dollars

4. Gold of Kinabalu Orchid

Gold of Kinabalu Orchid is the most expensive Orchid in the world. This beautiful flower is rare and and endangered species, endemic to Kinabalu Park( a World Heritage Site ). It is locally known as Sumazau Orchid. Because the long petals of this flower are look like athe outspread arms of dancer of Sumazau. Sumazau is the most popular traditional dance of Sabah.

This orchid flower is also known as Rotchcild’s Slipper Orchid, Aristocrat of all slipper orchids and Sumazau Orchid. The Gold of Kinabalu Orchid is only grows on the slope of Mt. Kinabalu between 500 and 1,200 Meters in altitude. So this got its name from that.

Gold of Kinabalu Orchid is the State Flower of Sabah, which is a state of Malaysia located on the northern portion of Borneo Island. It is one of the highly endangered species. The blooming time is in the months of October or November.

Gold of Kinabalu Orchid

Botonical Name: Paphiopedilum rothschildianum

Family: Orchidaceae

Blooming Time: It takes 15 years to grow and bloom

Price of Each Bundle: 6000 dollars

5. Saffron Crocus

Saffron Crocus is  one of the most expensive spices by weight. It is also known as Crocus sativus. These  flowers have a sweet, almost honey-like fragrance. This is a lovely  soft lilac-violet petals enclosing three deep orange-red stigmas per flower.

The unique taste and the hay-like fragrance of this Safrons are mainly due to the presence of chemicals such as safranal and picrocrocin. It bloom in the month of October and are red-orange in colour.  Iran is the largest exporter of saffron and accounts for over 90 percent of the spice of the world production.

The Saffron is made from the stigmas of crocuses, which sparks most concern. These delicious flower has three stigmas in the center. The best time to harvest the stigmas is mid-morning on a sunny day when the flowers have fully opened and are still fresh.

Saffron Crocus

Botonical Name: Crocus sativus

Family: Iridaceae

Blooming Time: The flowers bloom in autumn

Price of Each Bundle: 1200 to 1500 dollars

6. Tulpis

Tulips Is one of the most costly and beautiful flower in the world. It is a member of the Lilly (Liliaceae) plant family. The Tulip is a perennial, bulbous plant which comes in a large vareity of colors. That  are available in nearly every color of the rainbow, with some varieties having petals in multiple tones or colors in a single bloom. These are in deep shades like maroon, black and purple as well as tulips in pure white, cream and palest yellow.

These beautiful flowers blooms in a large variety of colors from early to mid-spring, depending on the climate. The height of the tulip can range from 4 to 28 inches. The flowers are rounded or pointed with 6 tepals (3 petals and 3 sepals). The flower Tulips are the one of the perfect flower to convey your love and romance to your loved one.

Tulips flower

Botonical Name: Tulipa

Family:  Liliaceae (Lilly)

Blooming Time: It bloom in early, mid and late spring.

Price of Each Bundle: up to ten thousand guilders

7. Gloriosa Lily

One of the beautiful and luxurious flower is Gloriosa Lily, which is one of the more demanding flower today. It is also known as flame lilies and glory lilies. These flowes are Tropicals and Tender Perennials or Vines and Climbers.

Color of this beautiful flower is Red and Bright Yellow. The foliage of this Lily are decidious and smooth textured. Gloriosa lily have six wavy petals which bend upward with the stamens unusually located beneath the petals. The height of the Gloriosa Lily can range from 4 to 6 feets. The Lily usually inhabits forests, grasslands, marshes and mountains. It is mainly used in decorative purposes.

Gloriosa Lily

Botonical Name: Gloriosa Superba

Family: Liliaceae

Bloom Time: Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Price of Each Bundle:  6 to 10 dollars.

8. Hydrangea

Hydrangea is a nice looking flower which has a great value and demand in today’s world. The name Hydrangea is comes from the Greek word ‘hydor’ meaning water, and ‘angos’ meaning jar or vessel. They are iconic, with their familiar shape and different varieties.

There are many types of hydrangeas; most can be grown in full sun or partial shade. This cup shaped flower needs plenty of water. Flowers also in star shaped. These flowers are the native to Japan and Korea. The color of hydrangea is determined by the acidity level of the soil. It may be in white to blue to pink and purple. These Hydrangeas are elegantly graceful and beautiful in a wide range of ways.


Botonical Name:  Hydrangea macrophylla

Family: Hydrangeaceae

Blooming Time: It bloom at different times due to climate.

Price of Each Bundle: 6.5 dollars

9. Lily of the Valley

Lily of the Valley is a delicate, fragrant and beautiful costly flowers. The shape of the flower is like a bulb or  tiny bell. It is a tiny white, nodding bell-shaped flowers that have a sweet perfume and medium-bright green leaves that are lance-shaped.

These flowers grows 6 to 12 inches tall and has deep-green, spearlike foliage. The tiny bell-shaped flowers form in strands atop a single stem. In the coastal climates, they bloom from March to April. These plants bloom three to four weeks. Lily of the valley can be grown indoors as a potted plant to bloom out of season.

Lily of the Valley

Botonical Name: Convallaria majalis

Family: Asparagaceae

Bloom Time: It bloom in early to mid-spring.

Price of Each Bundle: 15 to 50 dollars

10. Lisianthus

Lisianthus flowers are one of nature’s most magical little flowers. It is also known as Prairie Gentian, Texas Bluebell, Eustoma, Tulip Gentian, or Gentian. The lisianthus comes from the Greek words ‘lysis’, meaning dissolution and ‘anthos’, meaning flower. These Lisianthus flowers are look like a Rose flower.

These Nort American wild flower is a native to Nebraska, Colorado and Texas. Lisianthus flowers may available in a variety of colors such as purple, rose, pink, white, and various bicolours. Lisianthus plants are usually grown in open-sided greenhouses. It  provide protection from rainstorms that can devastate a crop in flower. These flowers are long layered stems of bell shaped ruffled blooms  and almond shaped bud.

Lisianthus Flowers

Botonical Name: Eustoma

Family: Gentianaceae

Blooming Time: It blooms in Summer season.

Price of Each Bundle: 10 to 35 dollars

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