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“The traditional Japanese custom of hanami creates a very serene setting where the colors of the mums are highlighted in such a way that they capture your attention immediately upon entering the conservatory,” Ondrovic said. His image was featured as CNN's Travel Photo of the Day for November 4, 2013.
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The annual fall Kiku exhibit is in full bloom at the NY Botanical Gardens in the Bronx. Kiku pays homage to hanami, the Japanese custom of enjoying the fleeting beauty of flowers, with chrysanthemums specially grown and pruned into different arrays.