7 Fast Facts About the 2018 Chrysanthemum Festival
This annual autumn event at Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square is a must-do.
Photo courtesy of Longwood Gardens, taken by Larry Albee
Mum's the word- and the flower. Longwood Gardens presents the largest display of mums in the nation at it's annual Chrysanthemum Festival, this year starting on Oct. 25. Make sure to review these seven fast facts before basking in the horticultural excellence of this popular yearly display.
The 4 acre conservatory is bursting with fall's quintessential flower//
Is the date of this year’s event.
Chrysanthemums are in bloom.
Bears 1,000+ perfect blooms.
In the 15th century
The flower was first mentioned.
Acres at Longwood.
Longwood was founded.
People visited Longwood in 2017.
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