Chrysanthemum sp.: Chrysanthemum with Spoon shaped petals

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^ Notice how each petal has a lighter color “handle” and darker pink “spoon.”

Chrysanthemums, sometimes called mums or chrysanths, are flowering plants of the genus Chrysanthemum in the family Asteraceae. They are native to Asia and northeastern Europe. Most species originate from East Asia and the center of diversity is in China. There are about 40 valid species.  There are countless horticultural varieties and cultivars.

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^ And a yellow “handle” and orange “spoon.”

Photos: Flower DomeGardens by the BaySingapore [20160208]

Source: Wikipedia


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