Fengjie: winter peaches hanging on branches
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Now it is the ripening season of winter peach. At the winter peach base in Lianhua Community, Hefeng Township, Fengjie County, more than 100 mu of winter peach is embracing a bumper harvest. The red “Yingshuanghong Peach” hang on the branches with fragrance overflowing all over.
The red “Yingshuanghong Peach” hang on the branches. (Photographed by Chang Lin)
After the National Day holiday, the picking garden of winter peach base in Lianhua Community of Hefeng Township officially opened, as more than 100 mu of winter peach became ripen, peach trees flourish, pink and tender peaches hang all over the branches, which is very attractive.
“Last year, my family and I came to pick peaches. The peaches here are fragrant and crisp, and they are very good. Looking at the peach trees full of fruit, I feel very satisfied and very happy.” Ms. Zhang, a citizen, shared her picking experience while picking winter peaches.
“Like ordinary peaches, winter peaches also bloom in the spring; the difference is that the peaches that are usually available in June and July, winter peaches need to be delayed until the end of September to ripen for picking, and they can be stored for more than a month,” the person in charge of Lianhua Community introduced. (Translated by Wang Junli, Fathom Language Limited)