- Feng shui buffs believe that chrysanthemums will bring happiness and laughter to any room.
- Japan has a national chrysanthemum festival every year on September 9th. The flower is also portrayed on their imperial flags and weapons.
- Chrysanthemums are one of the few flowers that can be cultivated bonsai style.
- In Malta, chrysanthemums are associated with funerals, making it unlucky to keep the flower indoors.
- Chrysanthemum blooms can be as small as 1 centimeter or as large as 25 centimeters.