There are so many amazing things that are found in nature and perhaps flowers are among the most beautiful ones. They are not only one of the most precious beauties of the world, but also serve as expressions of admiration, tokens of love, and feelings of celebration.
They are a part of many people’s most important moments in life, there is such a wide variety of blooms to choose from, and they can be bought for a reasonable price. However, if you have ever wondered if there are any flowers that not everyone can afford, here are some of the world’s most expensive ones.
1. Juliet Rose
Roses are the most popular flowers in the world and they are a classic expression of love and admiration. However, Juliet Rose stands out among the rest with its soft peach colored petals and stunning beauty when fully open. It is one of the most expensive flowers because its creation lasted for about 15 years and cost around $3 million. Today, it is a part of many bridal bouquets.
2. Shenzhen Nongke Orchid
The flower got its name after the university where it was developed and is one of the most unique and unusual orchids. It took the scientists 8 years to create it and it is costly mostly due to the fact that it only blooms once every 5 years. Although it is a man-made creation, the orchid is still stunning and very elegant. To learn more about it, you can visit this website.
3. Kadupul Flower
Native to Sri Lanka, there is no other flower as interesting and luxurious as this one. It is celebrated worldwide for its calming qualities, however, the only way one could experience this is by purchasing a bottle of Kadupul perfume. This is because the white-yellow flowered cactus blooms only at night and wilts before dawn. It also cannot be picked since it dies the moment you touch it and this is why many consider it to be priceless.
4. Gold of Kinabalu Orchid
This large-sized, open-leafed orchid only grows in Kinabalu National Park in Malaysia and takes up to a staggering 15 years to bloom. It is an endangered species and is hard to find even in the national park which is the main reason for its high value.
Its light purple color and yellow stamen give it an elegant look and it is a plant that is used to create the widely popular spice – saffron. For only 500 grams of saffron 80,000 flowers are needed and since the spice is highly used in cuisines all over the world, it adds to the flower’s value, making it one of the most expensive.
For many, flowers are an all-time favorite type of gift and a way of expressing emotions that cannot be said. And even though the flowers from the list are costly and most of them are unlikely to be part of bouquets, one can still appreciate and admire their beauty, even if they are shocked by their price.