|Yangzhou City Flower|
Yangzhou City Flower
The Qiong, a rare flower, is famous, and exists in Yangzhou only. This flower was inherited from the Han Dynasty (206BC-220AD), with the earliest one found in the Houtu Temple of Yangzhou (the present Qiong-flower Temple). It usually blossoms around late April or in the first ten days of May, with a blooming period of approximately two weeks.