Plum trees in Shexian county – in Huangshan city, Anhui province – are about to fully bloom as spring approaches and the temperature rises, an uplifting thought for the legions of flower lovers in the region.
There is a wide range of plum blossom varieties in Sheixan county and their glistening white, pink, red and green blooms and intoxicating aromas prove a magnet for residents and tourists alike to enjoy the early spring scenery.
Here are some of the recommended destinations for you to enjoy the best plum blossoms in Shexian.
Maihuayu village in Xiongcun town
An awe-inspiring view of Maihuayu village when the plum blossoms are in full bloom. [Photo/WeChat ID: cnhsta]
Tips: A one-way traffic system, scheduled transfers and advance reservations are being implemented in the village from Jan 24 to March 8, 2023.
Lianjiang Ranch in Huicheng town
Exquisite red plum blossoms are now blooming at Lianjiang Ranch in Huicheng town, Sheixan county. [Photo/WeChat ID: cnhsta]
Tips: Various activities including plum blossom viewing, penjing or Chinese bonsai tree viewing, and piano performances were staged at Lianjiang Ranch on Feb 14 and will continue until Feb 28.
Shangfeng town, Shexian county
Shangfeng town in Shexian county is home to over 5,000 mu (333.33 hectares) of green calyx plums. The plum trees are scattered all over the township, serving as a big draw for visitors. [Photo/WeChat ID: cnhsta]