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Plum Blossom

The plum blossom is reputed as a member of the Four Gentlemen in the world of flowers, along with orchid, chrysanthemum, and bamboo.

It braves snow and frost to bloom in the cold winter when most plants have shed their leaves and most flowers have not bloomed yet. Therefore, it is regarded as the symbol of rebirth and growth. It is also admired for its resilience and perseverance in the face of diversity. Read the rest of this entry »

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