Following viewing schedule to enjoy flowers in Chongqing
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Which flower can you enjoy this season? Today, there is a flower viewing schedule introduced to you, making you enjoy flowers around the year.
January: Plum blossom
January is the season of enjoying plum blossoms in Chongqing, and its fragrance emits everywhere. At that time, you will enjoy a visual and olfactory feast with all kinds of plum blossom: yellow plum, red plum, pink plum, white plum, and even the unusual green plum.
Viewing places: Yubei Zhaomu Mountain Forest Park, Nan’an Nanshan Botanical Garden, and Jiulongpo Caiyun Lake Park
February: Chinese flowering crab-apple
Let's go to appreciate the crabapple flowers together when the cold winter leavers quietly and warm spring comes gradually.
Viewing places: Nan'an Nanbin Road, Jiangbei Tieshanping Forest Park and Nan’an Botanical Garden
March: Rape flower
Spring is coming, and you can see the scene that all fields turn into golden. The spectacular image that rape flowers sway slowly with the wind may show in front of you.
Viewing places: Tongnan Chongkan Town, Nan'an Guangyang Isle, Shapingba Daxuecheng
March: Plum blossom
Spring is a good time to see flowers because they are blooming in the season. You are to be amazed by the cluster of plum flowers blooming on the branch.
Viewing places: Yinhe Village, Tongjing Town, Yebei; and the Plum Eco-tourism Park, Wudong Town, Dinjiang
March: Cherry blossom
It is worth seeing while the cherry are in full blossom.
Viewing places: Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Nan’an; Yubei Chongqing Garden Expo Park and Nanshan Botanical Garden
March: Pear blossom
The pure white is the indispensable color in spring in Chongqing. In March, the grass grows and warbler flies while the pear blooms in Chongqing. The scene that snow-white petals dances in the wind is the atmosphere of spring.
Viewing places: Fangniuping, Cizhu Town, Yubei; Lihua Mountain, Shiping Village, Yongxin Town, Qijiang; and Tianping Village, Ersheng Town, Banan
March: Peach blossom
On the day off, you might as well go to the Chongqing “Shili Taolin” to have a date with peach blossoms. Enjoy the most beautiful spring ahead of time.
Viewing places: Youyang Taohuayuan Road, Shapingba Hufeng Mountain, and Jiulongpo Zouma Town
April: Azalea blossom
Sunny April is a good time to appreciate azaleas. And bringing cameras, you can go to conquer the high mountain and see the beautiful azaleas with your friends.
Viewing places: Nanchuan Jinfo Mountain, Jiangbei Tieshanping Forest Park, Wuxi Hongchiba and Qianjiang Huiqianliangzi
Peony is known as the "King of Flowers" because of its brilliant color.
The delicate peony flowers are extraordinarily beautiful in the sunshine.
Viewing places: Taiping Peony Garden, Huaxia Peony Garden and Peony & Cherry Blossom World in Dianjiang
Verbena is a common purple flower in Chongqing, but many people always confuse it with lavender. Whatever flowers it is, as long as it looks good.
Viewing places: Yubei Zhaomu Mountain Forest Park, Shapingba Chongqing Normal University, Banan Shitan, and Yubei Xinglong Flower Sea
“The emerald lotus leaves reach as far as where water and skies meet,and lotus blossoms bathing in sunshine exhibit a distinctive dazzling pink.” It should be the best thing viewing lotus flowers in Chongqing in summer.
Viewing places: Jiulongpo Huayan Temple, Tongliang Ailian Lake Wetland Park, Shapingba Huxi Campus of Chongqing University, Nan'an Nanshan Botanical Garden, and Yubei Bijin Park
Sunflower represents the positive attitude to life. You may stroll in the boundless golden ocean which is the place you shouldn’t miss.
Viewing places: Yubei Garden Expo Park, Yubei Muer Town, Changshou Lake Scenic Area, Fuling Damu Huagu
August: Lagerstroemia indica
Apart from playing with water for summer in mid-August, lagerstroemia is also the loveliest thing, which stands out against the green leaves.
Viewing places: Tianping Mountain, Ersheng Town, Banan; and Longjiao Town, Yunyang
September: Galsang flower
Galsang flower has delicate appearance but tough character. Eightfold Gelsang flower is called Gelsang Metok, also known as the flower of happiness, so there is a saying that you meet happiness when you see the blossom of galsang flower.
Viewing places: Yubei Garden Expo Park, Nan’an Nanshan Botanical Garden, Jiangbei Tieshanping Forest Park, Yubei Zhaomu Mountain Forest Park, Jiangbei Hong’en Temple Forest Park
These red, yellow, green, purple and white chrysanthemums make you forget to return by virtue of their eye-catching appearance.
Viewing places: Yubei Xinglong Town, Jiulongpo Baishiyi, and Hunanba Village, Fenghuang Town, Shapingba
In the early winter, the leaves of Ginkgo are pretty beautiful, falling on the ground with the wind. Although it is not a kind of flower, it also can create a landscape.
Viewing places: Shapingba Huxi Campus of Chongqing University, Beibei Jinyun Temple, Yubei Central Park
December: Wintersweet flower
Chinese wintersweet in Chongqing is various, so you can see the wintersweet flowers in the whole city in winter.
Viewing places: Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications and Nanshan Botanical Garden at Nan’an, and Yubei Garden Expo Park (Translated by Jiang Yuling, Fathom Language Limited)