The name “chrysanthemum” is derived from the Greek words chrysos (gold) and anthemon (flower).
The Red rose speaks of love silently, in a language known only to the heart.
Indian Peafowl (Pavo cristatus) blue peafowl – at Nagarhole Forest, Karnataka.
Maple-Leaved Mallow (Hibiscus platanifolius) – at Geddai, Nilgiris.
We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.
Caterpillar – at Mettupalayam, Coimbatore.