Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences
In pictures: Blossoms brightening Xishuangbanna 10
Source:CGTN     Release time :2020-01-06

Mild climate and agreeable temperatures have turned Xishuangbanna in southwest China's Yunnan Province into a kingdom of countless plant species where flowers of different shapes and colors bloom all year long.  

CGTN has compiled a list of flowers that have bloomed during each month of 2019 at Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanic Garden.  

Take a look at the May flower collection, and don't miss the blossoms in AprilMayJune, July, AugustSeptemberOctoberNovember and December. 



Solandra maxima 


Saraca griffithiana 


Petrea volubilis 


Hiptage ferruginea 


Hippeastrum roseum 


Firmiana colorata 


Cyclacanthus coccineus 


Cassia bakeriana 


Ancistrocladus heyneanus 


Millettia macrostachya 

(All photos contributed by Mo Haibo, who earned his master's degree in botany and now works at Xishuangbanna Botanic Garden. Botanic photography has gradually become a way for Mo to express his affection for plants, an obsession since childhood.) 


URL: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-01-05/In-pictures-Blossoms-brightening-Xishuangbanna-N023IjwRgs/index.html



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