Chrysanthemums Bring Joy from Gardens to Floral Arrangements

Popular Mumbai flowers, chrysanthemums come in a wide variety of shapes and colors. Colors range from pure white to red, yellow, orange, rust, bronze, pinks, and lavenders. The range of colors makes them ideal for intricate floral arrangements. Chrysanthemums grace a number of our floral arrangements. Which are part of our online flowers delivery.

Chrysanthemum is part of the sunflower family. Its name is derived from Ancient Greek, meaning “gold flower.” Feng Shui adherents believe the chrysanthemum brings laughter and happiness to your home.

• Quilled daisy mums are daisy-like flowers with yellow centers. Their long narrow ivory-white petals resemble quills that expand to 4″ wide. It flowers from late summer to winter. These flowers, with their old-fashioned look, give an exciting contract to floral arrangements.

• Chrysanthemum Pink has vibrant yellow centers. Its colors range from lavenders, light pastel pinks to whites. These flowers bear six or seven rows of ray florets. Chrysanthemum Pinks bring a happy look to your garden. You can’t help but smile to see them in a floral display.

• White chrysanthemum flowers have giant double-headed rays that curve inward toward the center. These double pompoms or ball-shaped flowers make an impressive display. The vibrant crystal white makes a magnificent addition to floral arrangements.

• Garden Mums grow to a height of 4 feet. These cushion mums can be relied on to bloom continuously from late summer to the peak of winter. This joyous-looking bloom brings a feeling of happiness to any arrangement they grace.

• Shasta Daisy grows up to 2-3 feet tall in a bushy clump that spreads about 18 inches across. Their happy, bright white 2 – 5 inch flowerheads bloom from early summer to autumn. They have snow-white rays with golden yellow center discs. They are a hybrid of several species. Originally classified as a chrysanthemum, they were later transferred to their own genus. Many still view them as chrysanthemums.

• Spoon mum derives its name from the shape of its petals. Its semi-double flowers with yellow centers bloom from late summer to winter. This joyous-looking addition to any floral arrangement will bring happiness to the receiver.

• Chrysanthemum Yellow is similar to the White chrysanthemum flower. It has enormous double pompom or ball-shaped flowers with inward curling rays. This bright yellow globe brings a vibrant look to many floral arrangements.

• Spider mums have double heads with long tubular, spreading rays and hooked ends. The blooms are almost spider-like in appearance. Its yellow center and sprawling white petals give floral arrangements an intriguing aspect.

The exhibition chrysanthemum varieties can create many fantastic plant forms. Forms like the large disbudded blooms and artistically trained forms. Popular forms include thousand-bloom, fans, hanging baskets, topiary, bonsai, and cascades.

Order flowers online, our Floral Montage, Vibrant Pastels, Flowery Patio arrangements include chrysanthemums. Each intricate arrangement is created by our expert artisans.

When flower shopping, consider floral arrangements with chrysanthemums. Each unique chrysanthemum flower will bring joy and happiness to the recipient. Order May Flower arrangements online. Your flower delivery will bring pleasure.

What are Chrysanthemums?

Chrysanthemums – What are they?

Chrysanthemums or popularly known as ‘mums’ come from the Greek word ‘Chrys’ meaning golden (the color of the original flowers), and ‘anthemon’, meaning flower.

Chrysanthemums bloom in various forms and colors with different classifications on size and shapes. They can be daisy like spread or like small buttons or round miniature balls. They bloom in various colors and most popular ones are white, yellow and pink!
Chrysanthemums are very cheerful and bright happy flowers and they are very popular amongst florists worldwide. They symbolise freedom, joy and happiness.
Chrysanthemums are a bunch of many flowers around a central flat disk of flowers surrounded by longer petals of flowers. There are many different types of chrysanthemums ranging from sprays, to spiders, to button shaped or umbrella shaped flowers.
Chrysanthemums are tropical in nature and they originated from Eurasian regions. Chrysanthemums belong to the Asteraceae branch of flower family, which is one of the largest families of flowering plants with about 20,000 species.
Chrysanthemums are well suited for gardens and patio’s and can brighten up a dull driveway as well. It can be used to decorate a house terrace as well.
Chrysanthemum flavoured tea is very popular and it is mainly used as a relaxant.
They are not specific to any season as such and can be grown in almost any kind of soil but they bloom the best in sunny weather. High rainfall can be detrimental to the growth of these flowers and hence benefit from area’s that experience low rainfall during the monsoon seasons.Chrysanthemum plants flower in about three months after sowing. Chrysanthemums have a long flowering period.
Florists such as us use chrysanthemums extensively in bouquets to bright out the form and highlight the main flowers that are used in the bouquet. Bright coloured chrysanthemums can elevate any dull looking bouquet and they go well in almost any style of bouquet. Using a bunch of bright yellow or mixing bright yellow with white or pink and putting it in a vase can make for one really stunning combination bouquet and would look dainty and classy at the same time.
At May Flower you will find all different ranges of chrysanthemums, both grown nationally and imported from regions that produce different varieties and colors. If you go thru any of our sections you will see use of chrysanthemums in almost all of the bouquets that are delivered to India.