These are the various types of flowers with name and picture for you to view. This is a list of flower names that begin with the letter M. Emphasis is placed on common and easy to grow kinds.

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Common Flower Names Beginning With M.

Maiden Pink

Maiden Pink (Dianthus Deltoides)

Mammillaria Dixanthocentron

This is a type of cactus that thrives in dry areas. The flowers are usually ‎small pink-purple and strong light encourages flowering and heavy wool and spine production.

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Magnolia

Magnolias are associated with the life force and are often presented at births.

Magnolia. (Magnoliaceae).

Mallow

Mallow. (Lavatera).

Maltese Cross

Maltese Cross. (Lychnis chalcedonica).

Mandevilla

Mandevilla laxa, commonly known as Chilean jasmine, is an ornamental plant that grows as a vine and is deciduous in cool climates. It can grow to 6 meters tall. 

Mandevilla. (Chilean Jasmine).

Manzanita

Manzanita (Arctostaphylos)

Marguerite Daisy

It goes by the names Paris daisy, marguerite or marguerite daisy, and it is a perennial plant known for its flowers. The most popular species has white petals.

Marguerite Daisy. (Argyranthemum).

Marigold

Marigold.  (Tagetes).

Marvel of Peru

Mirabilis jalapa, commonly called four-o-clock or marvel of Peru, is native to Peru. This is a bushy tender perennial that usually grows to 24-36” (less frequently to 48”) tall on erect, branching stems.

Marvel of Peru (Mirabilis jalapa)

Matthiola

Matthiola. (Stock Flower).

Matucana Aureiflora

These species of cacti produce yellow/golden flowers that stay open during the day and night.

Matucana Aureiflora

Maximilian Sunflower

Helianthus maximiliani is a North American species of sunflower known by the common name Maximilian sunflower. This sunflower is named for Prince Maximilian of Wied-Neuwied, who encountered it on his travels in North America. 

Maximilian sunflower (Helianthus maximiliani)

Mayflower

Over a hundred travelers embarked on the voyage of the Mayflower in September 1620. 

Mayflower. (Trailing Arbutus).

Meconopsis

Meconopsis. (Blue Himalayan Poppy).

Mediterranean Sea Holly

Mediterranean sea holly (Eryngium bourgatii)

Mexican Bush Sage

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Million Bells

There are many types of bells. However, there aren’t a million. Million bells plants, on the other hand, attract hummingbirds and butterflies. The flowers bloom from spring to winter without a problem. 

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Mimosa

Mimosa. (Mimosa pudica). Touch Me Not.

Mina Lobata

Ipomoea lobata, the fire vine, firecracker vine or Spanish flag is a species of flowering plant.

Mina lobata. (Spanish Flag).

Miss Willmott’s Ghost

Miss Willimott’s Ghost has a luminous spiny collar of silvery-white bracts surrounding an egg-shaped flower head and tightly packed with flowers, initially pale green, then changing to steel-blue.

Miss Willmott’s ghost (Eryngium giganteum)

Missouri Evening Primrose

This is usually called the big fruit evening primrose, Ozark sundrop or Missouri evening primrose.

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Mock Orange

Mock orange (Philadelphus lewisii) is the Idaho State Flower.

Mock Orange (Philadelphus)

Monk’s Hood

Monk's Hood. (Aconitum).

Moonflower

Moonflower. (Ipomea alba).

Morning Glory

Morning glory (also written as morning-glory) has flowers that unravel into full bloom in the early morning.

Morning Glory. (Ipomea purpurea).

Mountain Laurel

Kalmia latifolia, commonly called mountain laurel, calico-bush, or spoonwood is oftentimes considered to be the most beautiful of native American shrubs.

Mountain Laurel (Kalmia Latifolia)

Muscari

Muscari. (Grape Hyacinth).

Musk Mallow

Malva moschata, the musk mallow or musk-mallow, is a species of flowering plant with hairy stems and foliage, and pink saucer-shaped flowers in summer.

Musk mallow (Malva moschata)