Thailand’s National Flower

The Royal orchid specifically the Royal purple orchid has long been considered as the national flower of Thailand, the fact that it is used to promote many things from hotels to airplanes leads most people including many Thai people themselves that this is the case. This however is not so the national flower of Thailand is the golden shower tree flower a beautiful yellow golden like cascade representing Thai royalty . During the Thai summer it flowers profusely. It is known as aragvadha, meaning “disease killer”. The fruit pulp is considered a purgative and Self medication or any use without medical supervision is strongly advised against in Ayurvedic texts. Though it has been used in herbalism for millennia, little research has been conducted in modern times

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