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Classical Chinese Garden spotlights chrysanthemums in upcoming exhibit - October 29, 2009

The Portland Classical Chinese Garden will present a variety of events exploring chrysanthemums, or Ju Hua, as they're known in China, beginning Monday, November 2nd. The run includes lectures on chrysanthemums in Chinese medicine, Asian-inspired floral arrangements, and an "Ask an Expert" session to wrap up on the 8th.

  

Prize-winning flowers from the Portland Chrysanthemum Society will be displayed around the Garden, and in addition to the lectures, the Garden is offering family activities, including bookmark making, as well.

 

Thanks to Flickr user jfh686 for the beautiful photo