Flower of the Month: November

Flower of the Month: November

Beginning this month, we will be doing a feature on the flower of each month! This month is the Chrysanthemum.chrysanthemum_grandiflorum

Because the Chrysanthemum blooms in November, it is known to represent Hope in dark times.img_7441

Chrysanthemums are originally from Asia and are known to be a noble flower. It often appears on Chinese ceramics as the flower of autumn. It became to be known as symbol for harvest, rest, and ease.IMG_0367.JPG

The rising sun on the Japanese flag also resembles a chrysanthemum.rising sun flag

In Victorian flower code, a white chrysanthemum stood for truth and a yellow chrysanthemum stood for a slighted love.

Want to know more about the meaning of a certain flower? Don’s hesitate to ask and keep checking every month for a new flower!

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