Red silk cotton trees in full bloom in Northwest Vietnam
Friday, April 07, 2017 - 17:33:52
(VOVworld) - Red silk cotton trees, whose
scientific name is Bombax ceiba, are blossoming all across the mountains and
forests of the northwest Vietnam.
Their red flowers with 5 petals
appear in the spring before the new foliage. The red flowers with 5 petals
appear in spring before the new foliage. Coming to Northwest region these
days, tourists will be amazed by the charming red cotton flowers. Red flowers
light up and make the village more romantic.
When red silk cotton trees bloom, it’s
a signal for local farmers. There are sayings that when red silk cotton flowers
begin to fall, it’s time to plant sesame trees or time to put away warm blankets.
Village children use red silk cotton flowers as toys and many people take
beautiful photos of red silk cotton trees during this blossoming season.
Red silk cotton trees in Lang Son commune, Bac Giang province
Red silk cotton trees in Nam Dinh city
Red silk cotton trees in Kien Xuong commune, Thai Binh province
Red silk cotton trees in Doan Nu hamlet, My Duc district, Hanoi
Red silk cotton tree at Doai hamlet, Bac Ninh province
Pham Quoc Dung - Nguyen My Tra