|Text on Button||SILVER CHAIN NATIONAL FLOWER DAY|
Black text on a cream colored background with small black illustrated flowers on either side of the rim. In the center is an illustration of star shaped purple flowers with red centers and green stems and foliage.
“National Flower Day” is an Australian holiday that takes place on September 14th. This particular button likely comes from 1951’s National Flower Day, for which a parade was organized by the Silver Chain District to take place in the city of Perth.
“KNEE-DEEP before NATIONAL FLOWER DAY.” West Australian, 14 Sept. 1951, trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/48990256#. Accessed 27 July 2023.