The story appears on

Page A5

March 5, 2010

GET this page in PDF

Free for subscribers

View shopping cart

Related News

Home » Metro » Entertainment and Culture

Time is here to smell the flowers

HERE comes the best time of the year for flower aficionados. Several local parks and gardens, such as the Shanghai Botanical Garden and Century Park, are holding flower exhibitions.

An orchid exhibition is taking place at the Shanghai Botanical Garden through March 12.

In addition to the traditional breeds of orchids, several new varieties are expected to be conspicuous, garden officials said.

In the Pudong New Area, the Century Park is the city's biggest site for wintersweet.

The flower, of red, pink and white, cover more than 50,000 square meters.

Most of the flowers are of artificial grafting, which are of great visual value, according to park officials.


Copyright © 1999- Shanghai Daily. All rights reserved.Preferably viewed with Internet Explorer 8 or newer browsers.

沪公网安备 31010602000204号

Email this to your friend