Dalat’s Cherry Blossom welcome the Spring
Feb 10th 2013.
On each spring, over the ramps & corners of Dalat glowing pink flowers typical of the temperate highland, which is cherry blossom. No one knows when, many people have become familiar with the name “Dalat is the city of cherry blossom”.
In many months, cherry blossom almost bare of leaves seemed not alive, but they are still solid, stand for on the coldest time of the year, numerous pink buds appear and just a few days with warm spring weather racing is booming blooming. Bunches of flowers with pink petal fresh, delicate but attractive, attracted to the strange.
The name of this flower that many people are curious. Flower petal just like Vietnam Northern cherry but more color. On each new bud branches and flowers are crowded. Buds look like Vietnam Southern yellow apricot. According to some elders, this flower was called cherry blossom because it is originally the wild apricot trees and was tamed by native people. The color of this flower was pink & look like the cherry, so the name of cherry blossom was called as today.
By Phong Nguyen