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Flower Names for Baby Girls

Looking for a flower name for your baby girl? Look no further -- below are a number of suggestions, in three general groupings. First, here are some "perennial" :) favorites:

Now let's move on to flower names that are a bit more exotic:

Camellia - Named for 17th-century Moravian botanist Georg Joseph Kamel.
Dahlia - Named for 18th-century Swedish botanist Anders Dahl.
Hyacinth - Other versions include Jacinta (Spanish) and Giacinta (Italian).
Linnea - Named for 18th-century Swedish botanist Carl von Linne.
Magnolia - Named for 17th-century French botanist Pierre Magnol.
Padma - Sanskrit for "lotus."
Poppy - Currently ranked 28th in England and Wales.
Zinnia - Named for 18th-century German botanist Johann Gottfried Zinn.

Finally, here are some edgier choices that are very rarely used as baby names:

Azalea, Begonia, Celandine
Celosia, Daffodil, Forsythia
Freesia, Gardenia, Geranium
Gloriosa, Kerria, Lantana
Lavender, Lilac, Lotus
Jonquil, Orchid, Wisteria

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