Types of Flowers: The beauty and diversity of colorful flowers, scents and textures, and intriguing scientific properties can feel like a world beyond our own. However, it is not just the beauty of flowers that captivates us but also the science behind it.
The APG (Angiosperm Phylogeny Group) is an international group of systematic botanists dedicated to discovering new angiosperms that reveal new data about plant relationships identified through phylogenetic studies.
Flower Types By Life Cycle
There are three primary kinds of flowers: Annuals, Perennials, and Biennials. In addition, the fourth type of flower behaves in annuals and perennials like a hybrid. Also there are two more kinds of flowers namely shrub flowers and tree flowers.
Let’s explore what each of these means:
Types of Flowers
Here is a collection of all types of flowers in the plant world.
Types of Flowers By Names
Here is a list of flower names sorted alphabetically.
Here are the 65 different flower orders in the plant world.
Types of Flowers By Regions
Types of Flowers By Attributes
Types of Flowers By Shapes
The following pages show various flowers by their geometrical shapes.
Types of Flowers By Species
The following pages showcase various flowers categorized by species.
Classification of Flowers
According to APG IV (2016) molecular-based flowering plants classification, there are currently two major categories – basal angiosperms and core angiosperms.