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    Kinds of Flower for Tet holiday in Viet Nam

    Tet holidays are the days of relaxation, happiness and joy. And similar to pine tree for Christmas holiday in the West, Vietnamese also use many kinds of flowers and plants to decorate their house in this special period.  Decorating with fresh flowers, that is an elegant habit, stylish and cute, contributing to adorn the home more luxury. Fresh flowers bring a lot of messages, meaning that homeowners want to commend it. Some names can be listed out:  Yellow Apricot, Gladiolus, Yellow Daisy, Lily, Gerbera, Orchid,  Poinsettia. And above all, there are 3 kinds of plants that can not be missing in Tet holidays: peach flower, ochna integerrima and marumi kumquat.

    Peach flower and marumi kumquat are familiar in the North while South people prefer ochna itegerrima for Tet holidays. Another reason is the characteristics of the plants. While marumi kumquat and peach trees grow well in cold weather, ochna integerrima just can survive in tropical lands with lots of sunshine.


    Peach flower
    Kinds of Flower for Tet holiday in Viet Nam

    Marumi kumquat holds various tale. A tree with 5 traits: filled with fruits, flowers, leaves, branches and roots is a symbol for wealth and happiness for new year. The strategies for picking a beneficial plant tend to be created appropriately: the tree need both ready and green fruits, mature leaves and brand new bud - which signifies wide range and luck taken to the family in new-year.


    Kinds of Flower for Tet holiday in Viet Nam

    Yellow Apricot

    The ochna integerrima in the South has another meaning. The golden yellow of the flower means the noble roots of Vietnamese (folktales said that the ancestors of Vietnamese is a couple of dragon and fairy). In addition, the high rate of blossom of the flower in Tet holidays also symbolizes the wealth and passionate love among people.


    Kinds of Flower for Tet holiday in Viet Nam
     Gladiolus

    Gladiolus is shaped like a sword, derived from the legend of the brave warrior, so gladiolus express the courage of loving and sharing. Countless gladiolus are grown in the Cam Ha, Thanh Ha and partly imported from Dalat, Hanoi so that serve demand of the city of Hoi An. Gladiolus have a variety of colors to choose such as red, orange, yellow, white, pink 


    Kinds of Flower for Tet holiday in Viet Nam


    Yellow Daisy

    Yellow daisies in Hoi An are grown throughout the year, so many cultivation daisies villagers formed, they provide daisies to market in Hoi An and Da Nang. Story about daisy and itself always remind us of filial piety, sacrifice, diligent. Yellow Daisies also symbolizes life, blessing and happiness of the family. 


    Kinds of Flower for Tet holiday in Viet Nam

     Lily

    Same as the others, lily tree has two or three flowers. The farmers in Hoi An are successful in growing. It has a lot of colors such as: yellow, pink, orange. Lily is also a symbol of beauty, purity and loyalty. It is the choice for everyone in spring occasion. 


    Kinds of Flower for Tet holiday in Viet Nam

     Gerbera


    Kinds of Flower for Tet holiday in Viet Nam

    Mentioning Gerbera, everyone always thinks good fortune and money. Couple gerbera has a lot of thin petals, put up together. Red Gerbera brings a lot of fortune, thriving for family.

    Orchid


    Kinds of Flower for Tet holiday in Viet Nam

    Orchid is more and more diversified for kind and color. Therefore everyone has many choices. Orchid is very strong, it can open during a month. almost people choose it on Tet holiday because of its long life. It is a symbol of luxury

     Poinsettia.


    Kinds of Flower for Tet holiday in Viet Nam

    Because of its name so many people choose it to decorate on Tet holiday, they wish their children’s education is always good.

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