Sampaguita. Mention must be made of the sampaguita (Jasminum sambac) because it is the national flower of the Philippines. However, it is not native to the Philippines, but originates in India.
What plants are only found in Philippines?
Native Plants Of The Philippines
|Native Plants of the Philippines||Scientific Binomial Name|
|Philippine teak||Tectona philippinensis|
|Cebu Cinnamon Tree||Cinnamomum cebuense|
|Kris Plant||Alocasia sanderiana|
What is the biggest flower that you can find in the Philippines?
Rafflesia schadenbergiana is a parasitic plant species of the genus Rafflesia. Known as “bó-o” to the Bagobo tribe and “kolon busaw” to the Higaonon tribe of Bukidnon, it has the largest flower among the Rafflesia species found in the Philippines with a diameter ranging from 52 to 80 centimeters.
What is the famous floras in the Philippines?
The Philippines is a tropical country with a highly diverse flora, It is home to a lot of endemic species such as the Jade Vine (Strongylodon macrobotrys), Cebu cinnamon (Cinnamomum cebuense), Philippine Teak (Tectona philippinensis) and ground orchids (Paphiopedilum spp.)
What is the most profitable crop in the Philippines?
High-value products: The leading crops in value per hectare are: Cavendish banana, mango, pineapple, onion, and cabbage. Banana and pineapple are export-driven and with intensive level of management. The latter’s prices are relatively low, but productivity is high and world market is not that volatile.