SUMMARY | PHOTO GALLERY | NEXT | PREVIOUS | | LEXICON

NATURE & GASTRONOMY

 

 

 

  Thaen Khwan

 

Thailand

Thaen Khwan is a species of water lily, with the botanical name Nymphaea tan khwan and commonly as the Tan-khwan Water Lily. This free-blooming hardy water lily is a hybrid of the Perris Fire Opal and the Sirius.

 

Its colour is deep pink, while the form of the flower is star-like, with layers of petals, formed by 44 to 48 petals. See List of Thai Botanical Names.

See also POSTAGE STAMP.

 

  Thaen Khwan