•  Nham wakes up early in the morning to water over 100 apricot trees in the garden
    This person is Nguyen Quang Nham, son of yellow apricot planting artisan Nguyen Van Dat at 16/286 Trung Nu Vuong, Thuy Phuong Ward, Huong Thuy town. The 28 years old man has fallen in love with the yellow apricot of Hue and has been taking care of them for over 10 years.
  • The unique shape of the Hue yellow apricot
    In just a few days, the first national-scale Yellow Apricot Festival will be held in Hue.
  • Propagating yellow apricots on a growing media. Photo: Kim Oanh
    Propagating yellow apricots 2/10/2023 5:51:45 PM
    On a chilly winter morning, we went to Bon Tri village (Huong An ward, Huong Tra town) to admire tens of thousands of nearly one-year-old yellow apricot trees blooming.
  • This apricot garden owning over 50 “ancient” apricot trees
    According to those seeking apricots in Hue and across the country, the longer the yellow apricot grows, the bigger the root becomes, which makes the plant unique. Therefore, “ancient” apricot trees are always sought after by these seekers.
  • Visitors enjoy the yellow apricot trees in full blossom
    A national-scale Yellow Apricot Festival will be held for the first time, aiming to turn Thua Thien Hue into Vietnam’s land of yellow apricots.
  • Hue yellow apricot (Hoang mai i.e., Ochna integerrima) is a famous flowering tree of Hue. Photo: QT
    The city of yellow apricot blossoms 3/18/2022 11:40:16 AM
    “What a pity. I didn’t have a chance to stop by the city of yellow apricot blossoms (ochna integerrima) for a check-in.” It was a message I received from a tourist acquaintance when she and her family just had a north-south backpacking trip after a long ceasing time due to Covid-19.
  • People are taking a walk in the apricot garden on Le Duan St., Hue City
    Streets of yellow apricot blossom 2/23/2021 5:19:27 PM
    Every family in Hue wishes to have a pot or a branch of five-petal yellow apricot blossom for Tet (New Year’s Day.) Outside the authority has established some yellow apricot gardens for the former imperial capital city.
  • Le Duan Street is bursting with the bright color of yellow apricot on every Tet celebration. Photo: H. HAI
    Since I was born, our yellow apricot tree was there in the front yard. As I grew up, I saw the house next door with a yellow apricot tree also in their front yard.
  • Mr. Nguyen Nhat Tuong is taking care of an apricot blossom tree to time its bloom on the occasion of Tet 2018 – the Year of Dog
    Apricot blossom village of Dien Hoa 2/20/2018 11:57:45 AM
    According to the elders of Dien Hoa Commune (Phong Dien), the traditional profession of growing apricot flower trees started when some inhabitants of the village worked as royal officials in the Imperial City and brought the yellow apricot blossom seedlings to the village. The village has later developed into the apricot blossom village of Dien Hoa.