Envis Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Sunday, October 24, 2021

The Royal Flower- Chrysanthemum




  • Chrysanthemum belongs to the aster family (Asteraceae)
  • Commonly found in East Asia, the flowers are also called mums.
  • These are related to dahlias, sunflowers and marigolds.





Source: The New Indian Express, 02 May 2019, Chennai.