Fragrant flora bloom near Fuxian Lake in SW China

Diverse flowers alongside Fuxian Lake are still blooming in early autumn. Sunlight traveling through thick clouds shines on the lake as if glistening stars fell into the water.

Fuxian Lake in Chengjiang City, southwest China's Yunnan Province, is the second deepest freshwater lake in the country. The deepest part reaches 158.9 meters. If you see the lake from above, you would find it is shaped like a gourd. The lake's shoreline is about 100.8 kilometers, longer than two full marathons.

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(All photos taken by CGTN's Zhao Ying.) 

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