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Camellia


Camellia (Camellia japonica L.) are found in eastern and southern Asia. It usually has a fast growth rate. Their leaves are simple and slick. The flowers are typically large with five to nine petals. The colors of camellias vary from white to red, but yellow camellias are only found in Vietnam and south China.

Camellias have significant economic importance in Asia. They are processed to make beverage tea and oils.

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Lotus


Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) usually grows in shallow and murky waters. They are often pink and white and enjoy warm sunlight. It is native to Asia and is commonly cultivated in water gardens.

The roots of the lotus are planted in the mud of the pond, but the flowers always float above the water surface. It's a symbol of purity and sincerity in Chinese culture.

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Sweet olive


Sweet olive (Osmanthus fragrans) is also called tea olive and fragrant olive. It is an evergreen shrub that is native to Asia.

It's an evergreen shrub or small tree growing to 3-12m tall. It has small flowers and strong fragrance. The flowers usually blossom in late summer and autumn. In China, the flowers are used to make jam, tea, and traditional medicine.

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Chinese sacred lily


Chinese sacred lily (Narcissus tazetta L. var. chinensis Roem.) is a perennial that grows from a bulb. It is a winter ornamental flower that can be cultivated in water or soil. The flower may cause dizziness and convulsion if ingested.

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Fabulous

This is a great thread. There must be thousands of species of flowering plants and hopefully we will have more threads like this one.
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ceciliazhang Post time: 2019-1-21 10:21
Camellia
Camellia (Camellia japonica L.) are found in eastern and southern A ...

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The bird shown is called a white eye or a silver eye.
9/11 was an inside job.
No second plane.It was a bomb.Bomb in the other building.
You KNOW without a doubt the videos are fake,right ?!
Planes don't meld into steel and concrete buildings.They crash into them !!!!!!!
It's amazing how the building ate the plane !!!
Imagine those fragile wings cutting slots in massive steel columns !!!!!
How STUPID can they think the people are to believe that crap ??!!

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petera Post time: 2019-1-27 20:20
Fabulous

This is a great thread. There must be thousands of species of flowering plants and hopeful ...

have more threads like this one..then start one or two....oh right, nobody wants you around.
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