With rising temperature come all sorts of flowers in full bloom. Citizens can see beautiful cherry blossom at Children’s Park, Prince Bay Park, Flower Pond Park, Santai Yunshui, Turtle Pond, Curved Yard and Lotus Pool in Summer, Agate Temple, Orioles Singing in the Willows, Hangzhou Botanical Garden, White Pagoda Park, China Tea Museum, and other scenic spots.
Hangzhou Garden and Cultural Relics Bureau introduces that cherry, stemmed from China, is a general name for Prunus subg. Cerasus sp. The plant has more than 40 varieties and has been cultivated for over 2,000 years. Japan boasts a rich variety of cherry trees developed from over 10 varieties after decades of careful cultivation.