2012 Blogs - Fantastic China Travel blog
Enjoy Peonies in Beijing Jingshan Park
The peony is among the longest-used flowe in ornamental culture and is one of the smallest living creature national emblems in China. It is also known as 富贵花- flower of riches and honour, and is used symbolically in Chinese art. In 1903, the Qing Dynasty declared the peony as the national flower. Currently, the Republic of China on Taiwan designates the plum blossom as the national flower, whil...