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Sea of sunflowers in Chongqing

Date: 2020.07.16 Author: Celia Tang

With the arrival of summer, sunflowers in Chongqing come to their brightest season. They are golden and vibrant, representing for the energy and hope.


Nanshan Botanical Garden is one of the most important flower viewing bases in Chongqing. More than 20,000 pots of over 10 varieties are arranged in a flower field and the sunflower maze, providing a fun place for recreation and popular science.


The Suxin Lake in Jingguan Town, Beibei District, has recently become a new popular attraction in Chongqing. On the hillside, large areas of sunflowers are blooming. On the peninsula in Suxin Lake, yellow cosmos blooms in full swing. In addition to the sunflowers, the yellow coreopsis also blooms on the peninsula in Suxin Lake. The color of the sea of flowers of different shades, appears particularly gorgeous under the blue sky.


The sunflower base on Longjing Mountain in Jiangjin Zhiping Town covers an area of nearly 300 acres. Standing in the sea of sunflowers, everything you can see are in bright yellow.