Chrysanthemums are often used as decorative flowers, the name of chrysanthemum coming from chrysos, which means gold, and anthemon, meaning flower. This meaning was preserved in many cultures, which shows how much this flowers were appreciated over time. Chrysanthemums carry many meanings: the enduring friendship and sincere sympathy, support of family and friends, cheering and encouraging those who need optimism, recovery and health, long life and good fortune, devotion. Chrysanthemums can be offered in various colors to convey appreciation and affection for a close person, as a sign of maternal love or to support a friend who is facing an important challenge.
Bouquets of chrysanthemums are smiling and friendly, with the gift of bringing good mood and cheerfulness when offered to a loved one as a sign of gratitude and trust. Chrysanthemum is a flower often used when decorating various interiors and living rooms for the positivity that it brings, being known the ability of this flower to relax. Offering a bouquet of chrysanthemums you communicate that your relationship with that person is strong, based on mutual respect and support and is therefore an ideal gift for family and close friends to prove your devotion and affection. Chrysanthemum symbol is linked to rest and recovery and arrangements containing chrysanthemums are suitable for wishing a speedy recovery and long lasting health.
There are numerous types of chrysanthemums of different shapes and sizes and many colors and shades. Whatever color you choose, chrysanthemum expresses the same platonic affection and happiness, celebrating the joy of life, new beginnings and symbolic rebirth . The name of this flower comes from Greek and translates as golden flower, and has therefore been appreciated since ancient times, and in some Asian countries that is its actual name. In Japan it is designated as the emperor’s flower, therefore representing power, honor and wisdom. The chrysanthemum has a strong odor and is considered to be the flower of November. Bouquets of chrysanthemums are often ordered to be offered as a token of friendship, appreciation and support, and to mark various anniversaries and holidays, when it is necessary to express gratitude in an elegant and delicate way.