Definition of chrysanthemum :
A genus of composite plants, mostly perennial, and of many species including the many varieties of garden chrysanthemums ( annual and perennial), and also the feverfew and the oxeye daisy.
flower (part of speech: noun)
gardenia, daffodil, flower, gladiolus, amaryllis, heather, aster, flax, morning-glory, snowberry, water lily, snowball, phlox, Queen Anne's lace, marigold, cornflower, sweet william, rhododendron, mayflower, hibiscus, yucca, oleander, columbine, camellia, hydrangea, clematis, rose, azalea, spirea, black-eyed susan, wallflower, hollyhock, bluebell, fleur-de-lis, periwinkle, crocus, lupine, ranunculus, daisy, anemone, foxglove, verbena, cowslip, orchid, indigo, lady's slipper, buttercup, jonquil, wisteria, trillium, mimosa, strawflower, iris, pansy, baby's breath, dahlia, tulip, dandelion, acacia, primrose, rosemary, duckweed, hawthorn, smilax, lilac, goldenrod, narcissus, edelweiss, peony, lotus, lily, carnation, lavender, dogwood, laurel, geranium, forget-me-not, snapdragon, sweet pea, begonia, African violet, foxtail, fuchsia, zinnia, viburnum, hyacinth, poppy, bloodroot, hepatica, sunflower, magnolia, larkspur, poinsettia, honeysuckle, violet, jasmine, petunia
- And Mary Beazley, who was waiting for this moment, bent forward; her curls fell over her cheeks while she breathed, " Good morning, Miss Meadows," and she motioned towards rather than handed to her mistress a beautiful yellow chrysanthemum. - "The Garden Party", Katherine Mansfield.
- The Chrysanthemum ornament is showy and pretty; it is also very quickly made. - "Little Folks' Handy Book", Lina Beard Adelia B. Beard.
- The automobile made a dash through the chrysanthemum bushes into the driveway. - "Grand-Daddy Whiskers, M.D.", Nellie M. Leonard.