As spring comes late this year, peach and cherry blossoms will be in full bloom during the three-day holiday of Qingming (Tomb-sweeping Festival). Why not take a flower viewing trip around Chengdu during the holiday?
As the national flower of China and one of China’s traditional rare flowers, colorful and graceful, peony is also the city flower of Pengzhou. The plant cultivated in Pengzhou is as famous as those in Luoyang City of Henan Province.
It is the right time to pick the most tender tea buds and leaves. The ongoing Chengdu Tea-Picking Festival at Pujiang County and Qionglai City of Chengdu offers a good opportunity to pick or purchase fresh tea.
The ongoing 6th Jianyang Peach Blossom Festival at southeast Chengdu’s Jianyang City to last till mid-June offers a series of activities, including a treasure hunt at a peach orchard, a local food fair, and fresh peach picking and tasting.
The ongoing 18th Xinjin International Pear Blossom Festival and the 10th Flower Dance World Azalea Festival launched in Xinjin County is a good choice to view blooming snow-white pear and rosy-clouds-like azalea blossoms.