• 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.