HCM CITY (VNS) — Flower villages in the Mekong Delta are attracting a large number of visitors as they are filled with colourful flowers and ornamental trees that are being readied for Tet (Lunar New Year), which falls on February 8 this year.
The delta, the country's largest rice, fruit and aquaculture farming area, has many famous flower villages like Sa Dec in Dong Thap, Phuoc Dinh in Vinh Long, My Tho in Tien Giang, Thoi Nhut in Can Tho city, and Cai Mon in Ben Tre.
Cai Mon in Cho Lach District's Vinh Thanh Commune is renowned for its ornamental trees. The village has hundreds of households who grow various kinds of flowers and ornamental trees, including animal-shaped and 100-year-old ones. — VNS