In pictures: Blossoms brightening Xishuangbanna 12
Mild climate and agreeable temperatures have turned Xishuangbanna in southwest China's Yunnan Province into a kingdom of countless plant species where flowers of different shapes and colors bloom all year long.
CGTN has compiled a list of flowers that have bloomed during each month of 2019 at Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanic Garden.
(All the photos are contributed by Mo Haibo, who earned his master's degree in botany and now works at Xishuangbanna Botanical Garden. Photography has gradually become a way for him to express his affection for plants – his obsession since childhood.)
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