Chrysanthemum

Close up Soft purple Chrysanthemum flowers nature

Chrysanthemum morifolium

Synonyms:
Garden Mum
Chrysanthemum (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

From Ancient Greek χρυσός (khrusós, gold) and ἄνθεμον (ánthemon, flower), from ἄνθος (ánthos, flower).

Noun

chrysanthemum (plural chrysanthemums or chrysanthema)

  1. Any of many flowering perennial plants, of the genus Chrysanthemum, native to China, that have showy radiate heads.

Synonyms

  • mum (US)

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