florist's chrysanthemum


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Noun1.florist's chrysanthemum - of Chinaflorist's chrysanthemum - of China        
chrysanthemum - any of numerous perennial Old World herbs having showy brightly colored flower heads of the genera Chrysanthemum, Argyranthemum, Dendranthema, Tanacetum; widely cultivated
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The popular florist's chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum morifolium) is a perennial that - planted in the ground - blooms during this season, but, through manipulation of light exposure in greenhouses, may be brought into flower at almost any time.
For the arrangement shown here, we used three boxes and filled them with indoor plants readily available at nurseries and floral shops: florist's chrysanthemum, kalanchoe, 'Ocean Spray' maidenhair fern, and variegated ivy.