2015.02.02 - 2015.02.25
Du Fu’s Thatched Cottage Museum
The 43rd Plum Blossom Festival in the Du Fu’s Thatched Cottage Museum was launched on Feb. 2. Du Fu（712-770）is one of the most famous and greatest Chinese poets during the Tang Dynasty (618-907).
The festival features several hundreds of plum blossom bonsais with different shapes which are highly elegant and decorative. Rare varieties of plum blossoms such as Tai-ge-mei (苔阁梅) which has a small bud in its flower can be seen at the event.