Flower pictures by contemporary flower photographers and keen amateur gardeners present anything and everything to do with flowers and gardens.
Throughout history people have used medicinal herbs and plants to treatment ailments such as snakebites, fevers or burns and today these can serve as an alternative to modern medicine. With their ability to synthesize a wide variety of chemical compounds, or phytochemicals, many have beneficial effects on long-term health when consumed by humans. View a selection of our medicinal flower images here.
A collection of rights managed plant and flower images from Pascal Goetgheluck. Including photos of the Prickly Pear cactus, Darwin's orchid and the elegant Pitcher plant which lures insects in with nectar.
You can find all manner of flower images in this collection from Science Photo Library. These royalty free images include foxgloves, sunflowers and lilys among others.
The Natural History Museum has a vast library of plant photos and flower images from around the world. View these pictures from the Natural History Museum here.