what are the scientific names of rose, water lily, jasmine, lotus, sunflower

Asked by  | 24th Mar, 2008, 08:15: PM

Expert Answer:

There several species of these. I am naming 2 of each

Rose- Rosa berberifolia or Rosa damascena etc.

Water lily - Nymphaea odorata or Nymphaea alba

Jasmine - Jasminum multiflorum or Jasminum officinale

Lotus - Nelumbo nucifera or Nelumbium lutea

Sunflower - Helianthus annuus or Helianthus petiolaris

Answered by  | 27th Mar, 2008, 07:32: PM

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