Top 10 Most Expensive Plants
Plants are the most exquisite gift of nature. Many plants produce exotic flowers. These beautiful flowers can be used to gift your loved one or can be kept at home or office as an ornamental plant.
Here is the list of the 10 most expensive plants:
10: Lisianthus ($10 – $35 per bundle)
It is a beautiful cluster of white to blue, blue to violet or purple looking flowers. The flower hs different alluring kinds such as Lisianthus flower, lisianthus lavender. The flowers have a lifespan of a few weeks and can be used as ornamental flowers.
9: Lily of the Valley ($15 – $50 per bundle)
These are one of the most attractive white-colored flowers. They have a unique shape but are also poisonous and have to be harvested to increase their life-span.
8: Hydrangea ($6.5 per stem)
These beautiful flowers are available in white, blue, violet and in sky blue colors. They are used for wedding décor globally.
7: Gloriosa ($6 – $10 per flower)
The beautiful flower has a distinct shape. The petals have a mixture of red, orange with yellow color.
6: Tulip Bulb (sold for $5,700 in the 17th century)
The plant originated in Holland in the 17th century. It has beautiful petals that have a combination of vibrant red, yellow and pink colors and is much more pigmented than other Tulips.
5: Saffron Crocus ($1200 – $1500 per pound)
Saffron is the world’s most expensive spice and is the stamens of Saffron Crocus.80,000 flowers produce only 500gm of saffron. It has beautiful purple petals and can be easily cultivated in tropical areas.
4: Gold of Kinabalu Orchid ($6000 per piece)
This beautiful flower is quite rare and is only found at the National Kinabalu Park of Malaysia. The flower has unique green petals with red dots on them.
3: Shenzhen Nongke Orchid ($200,000)
Researchers took 8 years to cultivate the plant. It takes 5 years to blossom. The beautiful flower has a light scent and is also edible.
2: Juliet Rose ($15.8 million)
David Austin created this flower with his endless hard work for 15 years. It was showcased in 2006 and is the most expensive flower that can be sold.
1: Kadupul Flower (Priceless)
It is a beautiful and rare priceless plant as it cannot be harvested or sold. It is a species of cactus and blossoms only for a few hours at night.