Everyone loves flowers. In fact, flowers are one of the most beautiful gifts from nature. If decorated properly, flowers beautify every situation.
Why we love flowers? Because it looks beautiful and most of the flowers have a pleasant fragrance. Wherever there is a flower garden or a flowering plant, its pleasant fragrance spread its nearby environment.
Everyone should grow a garden with different flower plants. Sitting in flower garden calms our inner sense. It pleasing smell relieves us from every stress.
Although there are many flowers in the world. Every flower smells different.
Do you know which are the most fragrant flowers in the world? Below is the list of Top 10 most sweet-smelling flowers in the world.
List Of 10 Most Fragrant Flowers In The World
Wisteria belongs to the genus of flowering plants in Legume family. It mainly grows mainly in U.S, Korea, Japan, and China. It resembles grapes like cluster. These flowers have petals in two colors Purple and White. Not all types Wisteria flower produces a pleasant smell.
The flower produces the sweet perfume like fragrance in the spring season. Only Japanese Wisteria and Chinese Wisteria smell so sweet. As these are climbing flowers, it can be grown along with the house wall.
9. Michelia Champaca
Michelia Champaca is a magnolia family tree. It is mainly known for its pleasant smelling flowers. This tree is also known by different names like Joy perfume tree, yellow jade orchid tree, and fragrant Himalayan champaca. It can grow to 50 meters or taller.
This flower has got a different color like cream to yellow-orange and belongs to the Himalayan ranges of South-East Asia. World’s most expensive perfumes take oil from this flower.
To grow, it requires full sun and proper watering. Hummingbirds and Butterflies get attracted towards this awesome fragrant flower.
8. Stargazer Lily
Stargazer Lily is a hybrid lily from the Oriental group. This type of lilies is well-known for very pleasant smelling perfume. It blooms from mid to late summer. Its large size makes it’s really attractive.
When grown, it can spread up to 10-14 inches and height up to 36 inches. Stargazer hangs towards the ground. Although all lilies are excellent fragrance Stargazer smells really addictive.
7. Sweet Pea
Sweet Pea is another flowering plant that has pleasurable fragrance. It is native to Cyprus, Sicily, Southern Italy and the Aegean Islands. Sweet Pea is a climbing plant and can grow up to a height of 1–2 meters. This flower has intense unique fragrance which is really tempting.
The flowers bloom in midsummer. It mainly grows in pink, white and yellow colors. Purple color Sweet Pea flowers can also be seen.
6. Four O’ Clock
Four O’ Clock is a species of Mirabilis plant. It is available in a variety of colors. This flower usually blooms after evening mainly around 4′ o clock. After the opening of the flower, it produces a strong sweet-scented fragrance throughout the night. At night, when it blooms, its fragrance spread in the nearby environment.
Four O’ Clock grows in different combinations of colors like pink, white and yellow. These flowers are not formed from petals. The fragrance of the flower is intense during warn period of a day.
5. Chocolate Cosmos
As the name suggests “Chocolate Cosmos” have Chocolate like light vanilla fragrance. It smells really pleasant. This flower is one of the rarest flowers in the world. It has a lovely chocolate color with dark chocolate fragrance.
As the day wears on, its fragrance becomes more noticeable. Its color can varies from reddish-brown to deep chocolate. This chocolate fragrance flower mainly founds in Mexican regions.
Everybody loves the beauty of the rose, so as its fragrance. Rose is one of the most common flowers that can be found in every garden. It also has a pleasant fragrance. More than hundreds of species of Rose can be found across the world. It can be found in different colors like pink, brown, yellow, white and red.
It can easily found in Asia, Europe, and North America. Rose Oil is used to make Rose Perfume. For making the skin glowing, Roses are greatly used.
This popular flower is also used in preparing different foods like Jam, soup, gulab jamun, nougat and more.
3. Lily Of The Valley
Lily Of The Valley is a sweet-scented flower that is found mostly in the northern hemisphere of Asia and in Europe. Its shape is similar to a bell and looks cute. This flower is used in making of perfumes. It consists of two colors mainly pale yellow and white.
Jasmine is a popular flower having a pleasant fragrance. It belongs to the olive family. Around 200 types of Jasmine flowers can be found around the world. It is native to the tropical region around the globe. It is widely used in the production of perfumes and cosmetics.
Jasmine is also used in ceremonies and marriages. These flowers are white and yellowish in color. Jasmine flowers are also used to make Jasmine Tea. During Full Moon, it produces strong fragrance.
Gardenia Flower is the most fragrant flower in the world. It is a member of the coffee family and native to tropical regions of Asia, Madagascar, Australia, and Africa. It mainly blooms in white or pale yellow colors.
It was named after Dr. Alexander Garden, a Scottish-born American naturalist.
Its flowering season is from mid-spring to mid-summer. This flower has strong sweet creamy like fragrance and widely used in making perfumes.
As it is beautiful and has mesmerized fragrance, it is widely used in wedding ceremonies.