Assam is gifted with varieties of flora and fauna including world famous the Great Indian One Horned Rhino, Pigmy Hog, Royal Bengal Tiger, Elephant, Swamp Deer, Gangetic Dolphin, Wild Buffalo, Golden Langur, Hoolock Gibbon, Stump-tailed Macaque and Pig-tailed Macaque, Hispid Hare etc. The birds found in Assam includes Greater Adjutant Stork, White winged wood duck, Bengal Florican, Spotbilled Pelican, Lesser Adjutant Stork, King Vulture, Great Hornbills, Long-billed and Spotted Wren-babblers, Large and Coral-billed Scimitar Babblers, Laughingthrush etc.
Assam Orchid Photo Image
Rhynchostylis retusa orchid locally known as "Kopou"
This Orchid is found in Assam--- the north-eastern part of India. It blooms in spring and has a mild fragrance
Flower of Mimosa diplotricha
English names : Giant sensitive plant, Giant false sensitive plant, Creeping sensitive plant
Scientist name : Mimosa diplotricha C. Wright.
Late Spring flowers