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Chrysanthemum: Meaning And Symbolism

Chrysanthemum meaning and symbolism

Chrysanthemums are known as the ‘Queen Of Fall Flowers’ in the United States. These late-season bloomers put on a colorful floral display in the fall after all the other plants have ceased bloom production. These hardy flowers thrive in the cooler fall weather and show off their fall colors at the same time the tree foliage is changing colors. Blooms come in various shades of purple, red, white, and yellow. The plant leaves have serrated edges and add architectural interest to the flower garden from spring until the first fall frost. Chrysanthemum leaves are edible and have medicinal uses too. Chrysanthemum Meanings Around the World This fall flower has different meanings for different cultures. Down through the centuries and across the culture, one common...

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