Chrysanthemum Kermit’ … captured in Norfolk UK.
Camera Panasonic Lumix DMC TZ8 f/4.7 1/400 ISO 80 40mm+Orton effect
The chrysanthemum is a popular perennial first cultivated by the Chinese more than 2500 years ago. Used initially as a herb, the chrysanthemum was first exhibited in England in 1795
It is said that Buddhist monks first brought the Chrysanthemum to Japan around 400AD.