Cosmos is a genus of about 40 species of flowering plants, mostly annuals. They belong to the Asteraceae family, one of the largest family of flowering plants. These attractive plants, originated in tropical America, have big and bright daisy-like flowers and green leaves that grow in various shapes and patterns. If you are looking for a pretty and useful flower that attracts bees, birds and butterflies and require low maintenance, Cosmos is a perfect flower for you!
Meaning: The genus name comes from the Greek word “kosmos”, which means “harmony” or “balanced universe”.
Symbolism: Cosmos is a symbol of order, peace, modesty and harmony.