Chrysanthemums or Gardens mums are the most popular flowers next only to Roses. Chrysanthemums belong to the family Asteraceae (Compositae), one of the largest families of flowering plants with over 1,000 genera and about 20,000 species.
Chrysanthemum flowers are a favorite among home landscapers, not only because of their colorful flowers, but because they bloom in the autumn, when many other flowers have long since passed their peak. Chrysanthemum flowers are available in a wide array of colors - from white, to yellow and gold, pink, orange, bronze, deep red, maroon, violet and purple. Some chrysanthemums are a mix of two and even more colors.
Photos of Chrysanthemums are very popular like that of the cut Chrysanthemums. The following images of Chrysanthemum flowers are some of the best images available on the net.