Nelumbo nucifera, also known as Indian lotus, sacred lotus, or simply lotus, is one of two extant species of aquatic plant in the family Nelumbonaceae. It is often colloquially called a water lily. Lotus plants are adapted to grow in the flood plains of slow-moving rivers and delta areas.
Aster tataricus, also called Tatarinow's aster, is a member of the Aster genus of flowering plants. Wikipedia
Higher classification: Aster
Scientific name: Aster tataricus
Wild Roses, also known as species roses, tend to form rather large shrubs. They are notable for the elegance of their growth, their dainty foliage and the simple beauty of their single flowers, which are generally followed by colourful hips in a wide variety of shapes, sizes and colour
Tabernaemontana divaricata commonly called pinwheel flower, crape jasmine, East India rosebay and Nero's crown is an evergreen shrub native to South Asia and now cultivated throughout South East Asia and the warmer regions of continental Asia.
Coreopsis lanceolata, the lance-leaved coreopsis, is a North American species of tickseed in the sunflower family. It is native to the eastern and central parts of the United States and naturalized in Canada, the western United States, Mesoamerica, South America, South Africa and eastern Australia.
Scientific name: Coreopsis lanceolata
Higher classification: Tickseed
Impatiens balsamina, commonly known as balsam, garden balsam, rose balsam, touch-me-not or spotted snapweed, is a species of plant native to India and Myanmar. It is an annual plant growing to 20–75 cm tall, with a thick, but soft stem.
Higher classification: Touch-me-not
Scientific name: Impatiens balsamina
Order: Heathers and allies
7.JULIA RENAISSENCE ROSE
Scientific name: Thunbergia
Higher classification: Thunbergioideae
Plumbago auriculata, the cape leadwort, blue plumbago or Cape plumbago, is a species of flowering plant in the family Plumbaginaceae, native to South Africa. The specific epithet auriculata means "with ears", referring to the shape of the leaves.
Bougainvillea glabra, the lesser bougainvillea or paperflower, is the most common species of bougainvillea used for bonsai
This post is in response to the Garden journal challenge hosted by @riverflows, that you can find here