Flowers That Start With X

Here’s a list of the different names of flowers that begin with the letter X. With an emphasis on common and easy to grow types:

Xanthoceras Sorbifolium

It is also called the yellowhorn, shiny leaf yellowhorn, goldenhorn, Chinese flowering chestnut. The flowers are 2–3 cm diameter, with five white petals that bloom in the spring.

Xanthoceras sorbifolium. (Yellowhorn).


It has silvery flower heads with purplish tubular flowers.

Xeranthemum. (Helichrysum bracteatum). Strawflower.


Xerophyllum. (Bear Grass. Indian Basket Grass).


Xylobium. (Orchid).


Also known as brushhollies, xylosmas, or, more ambiguously, “logwoods”

Xylosma.  (Salicaceae Family).

Xyris Difformis

It is also called the bog yelloweyed grass.

Xyris difformis