City of Wild: Golden ginkgo trees brighten up Beijing autumn
Autumn in Beijing is colorful as purpleblow maples turn red and ginkgo leaves yellow. Ginkgo trees, one of nature's oldest surviving tree species, is a living fossil. Its uniquely fan-shaped leaves turn a vibrant sun yellow every autumn, making the average street look like a fairytale movie set.
Here are some photos of ginkgo trees taken in Beijing.
About 'City of Wild'
Nature is not limited to faraway mountains and oceans, it also exists in urban cities and our daily lives. In the series, "City of Wild," CGTN not only unfolds a world of wildlife you were probably not aware of, but also highlights the theme of this year's CBD COP 15: Ecological Civilization: Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth.