Black Hollyhock Appreciation Tour in Valley of Flowers
2017.05.20 - 2017.05.21
Valley of Flowers
The 2017 Global Chinese Love Poetry Salon & 1st Jintang Hollyhock Culture and Tourism Festival, a wonderful feast of flowers, poems, and calligraphy & paintings, will be held on May 20-21 at the Valley of Flowers in northeast Chengdu's Jintang County.
Covering an area of about 80 hectares, the Valley of Flowers has about 100 varieties of flowers originating from China, including corn poppy, lupine, cornflower, lily and hollyhock. Among the over 600 species of hollyhock being planted in the Valley, the black one is very rare. Sichuan is the home town of hollyhock.
The event, which will bring together many famous poets, artists and shutterbugs, will offer a flower art show, a country music concert, screenings of classic movies, and outdoor camping.
Downtown Chengdu—Chengnan (Chengdu-Nanchong) Expressway—Exit Zhugao— Driving about 2 kilometers to Longsheng Town then to Zhuanlong Avenue—Zhuanlong Town—Valley of Flowers