Huangmei county Yellow Mei in Hubei features a 1,year-old plum tree from the Jin Dynasty which is still flowering. The three stamens represents Dr. The mudan Paeonia suffruticosa was referred to as the " national flower " of China during the Ming and Qing era. On 28 January , the CEC adopted a resolution to use the plum blossom for various emblems of the state, but regarding the designation of the National Flower, they decided list it as one of the agendas of the party's 3rd National Congress.
We love this restaurant. We have visited Troy on two occasions and have now eaten at this restaurant four times while there. If you go at lunch time and the menu looks small, just ask for anything you would like. They will probably accomodate you The atmosphere is very inviting. The owners work on site and are eager to please. The food is very good for the price and it is very easy to enjoy and relax in this restaurant.
'Plum Blossoms' Aims to Empower Asian-American Women with Breast Cancer
In April , Elizabeth OuYang discovered a lump on her breast in the shower and was instantly reminded of her mother, who battled breast cancer silently. Anxiety flooded her mind as she tried to piece things together. OuYang said she didn't want to battle the disease behind closed doors, but finding Asian-American women she could talk to was a herculean task. Her family had referred her to Caucasian women who shed insight on what it was like to get chemotherapy for the first time, or what it was like to enroll in a laughing class to relieve some of the stress in between treatments.
Prunus mume is an Asian tree species classified in the Armeniaca section of the genus Prunus subgenus Prunus. Its common names include Chinese plum    and Japanese apricot. It is also used in traditional medicine. Prunus mume originated around the Yangtze River in the south of China. Prunus mume is a deciduous tree that starts to flower in mid-winter, typically around January until late February in East Asia.