Photographed in January 2019, stunning
and captivating white Chrysanthemums placed in a contrasting
white bowl. Chrysanthemums are a flower that symbolises joy
and optimism. A favourite choice among florists and other
flower enthusiasts especially during Autumn and is arguably
the most popular flower in the world after the rose.
late season dazzler, Chrysanthemums were cultivated in China
as early as 15th century BC. The plants were used as herbs and
the roots and leaves were eaten. Today Chrysanthemums are a
common Autumn garden sight and a beautiful gift plant.