Botanical Name - Nelumbo Nucifera
Common Name - Indian lotus, Sacred lotus, Bean of India, Egyptian bean
Native - Tropical Asia, and Queensland, Australia
Nelumbo Nucifera commonly known as Indian lotus is an aquatic perennial and is the national flower of India and Vietnam.
Botanical Name - Nigella Sativa
Common Name - black cumin, nigella, and kalonji
Native - South West and South Asia
Nigella Sativa commonly known as kalonji is an annual flowering plant native to the Asian continent.
Its seeds have a popular culinary use in Indian foods and Middle Eastern delicac..