13 Colorful Chrysanthemum Tattoos

The rise of the chrysanthemum flower in tattooing.

stacie_mayer8 months ago in Tattoo Ideas

The chrysanthemum tattoo is one of the most common flower tattoos found in traditional Japanese tattooing, only behind the cherry blossom. The rose might reign supreme over all, but the chrysanthemum is gaining in popularity. 

There are several thousand images of chrysanthemum tattoos on Instagram, with more added every hour. But the chrysanthemum tattoo is not just for people who enjoying the Japanese tattoo style - some get this flower tattooed because they enjoy its unique beauty.

While most are tattooed in the Japanese style, there are a few color realism chrysanthemums thrown into the mix. Here are a selection of some of the most colorful, and maybe you will find the next design for your Chrysanthemum tattoo. 

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Chrysanthemum flower as part of a Japanese back tattoo. By Brie Felts. #flower #chrysanthemum #fan #Japanese #BrieFelts
Chrysanthemum flower as part of a Japanese back tattoo. By Brie Felts. #flower #chrysanthemum #fan #Japanese #BrieFelts
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Chrysanthemum tattoo by Andrea Pinna. #flower #chrysanthemum #neotraditional #AndreaPinna
Chrysanthemum tattoo by Andrea Pinna. #flower #chrysanthemum #neotraditional #AndreaPinna
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Super bright and colorful chrysanthemum tattoo by Jae Connnor. #flower #chrysanthemum #Japanese #JaeConnor
Super bright and colorful chrysanthemum tattoo by Jae Connnor. #flower #chrysanthemum #Japanese #JaeConnor
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Traditional Japanese half sleeve, Chrysanthemum tattoo by Nicolas Fox. #sleeve #Japanese #flower #chrysanthemum #NicolasFox
Traditional Japanese half sleeve, Chrysanthemum tattoo by Nicolas Fox. #sleeve #Japanese #flower #chrysanthemum #NicolasFox
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Color realism chrysanthemum tattoo by Jean Alvarez. #realism #colorrealism #flower #chrysanthemum #JeanAlvarez
Color realism chrysanthemum tattoo by Jean Alvarez. #realism #colorrealism #flower #chrysanthemum #JeanAlvarez
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Chrysanthemum shoulder piece by Martin Renz. #flower #chrysanthemum #Japanese #MartinRenz
Chrysanthemum shoulder piece by Martin Renz. #flower #chrysanthemum #Japanese #MartinRenz
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Pastel chrysanthemum tattoo by Alex Gardner. #flower #chrysanthemum #Japanese #pastel #AlexGardner
Pastel chrysanthemum tattoo by Alex Gardner. #flower #chrysanthemum #Japanese #pastel #AlexGardner
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Large chrysanthemum side piece by Colin Baker. #flower #chrysanthemum #Japanese #ColinBaker
Large chrysanthemum side piece by Colin Baker. #flower #chrysanthemum #Japanese #ColinBaker
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Rich colored chrysanthemum tattoo by Anya Gladun. #flower #chrysanthemum #neotraditional #Japanese #AnyaGladun
Rich colored chrysanthemum tattoo by Anya Gladun. #flower #chrysanthemum #neotraditional #Japanese #AnyaGladun
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Pale blue chrysanthemum tattoo by Matthew Adams. #flower #chrysanthemum #neotraditional #Japanese #MatthewAdams
Pale blue chrysanthemum tattoo by Matthew Adams. #flower #chrysanthemum #neotraditional #Japanese #MatthewAdams
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Styled color realism chrysanthemum tattoo by Liz Venom. #flower #chrysanthemum #realism #colorrealism #styledrealism #LizVenom
Styled color realism chrysanthemum tattoo by Liz Venom. #flower #chrysanthemum #realism #colorrealism #styledrealism #LizVenom
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Chrysanthemum knee tattoo by La Madre Muerta. #flower #chrysanthemum #neotraditional #Japanese #LaMadreMuerta
Chrysanthemum knee tattoo by La Madre Muerta. #flower #chrysanthemum #neotraditional #Japanese #LaMadreMuerta