Rice Flowers 04/12/2006|Posted in: Vietnam Beautiful flower pics: purple flowers of the rice to be found in Vietnam. I don’t know what they are called but I watched a guy picking them from a rice field hence I call them rice flowers. Related Comments An amazing story behind it what is the story? Hey there website owner, this is great do you mind if I use some of the information from this post if I include a link back to your website? Wonderful capture. Love the colors and framing.. well done. We call it is Lotus Flowers, not Rice Flower or Purple Flowers. This flower have 2 colors: pink (purple) and white. Anyway, thank your for sharing this picture. If you like lotus flower, why do you go to vietnam once time? Welcome to Vietnam. My nickname (Skype): nhungrjcapital Rice flower: Real name is Lotus flower (a popular name in Vietnam). Other names: Nymphaeaceae, Nelumbo nucifera (pink color), Nelumbo lutea (white color). For more information, search them on http://en.wikipedia.org/, please. I hope you have fun… I am having fun Mina – thanks for your comments! One day am gonna buy this one and have it somewhere in my house…. I tell you! Dear Mexican, first you need a house. This flower remind me about my village…in malaysia we call this flower “Bunga Teratai”..have many song create to tell the story about Bunga Teratai..