Quang Ninh branches out with bonsai festival

Update: February, 22/2014 - 10:51
QUANG NINH (VNS)  — Nearly 1,000 Bonsai trees are on display at the Yen Tu Festival in the northern province of Quang Ninh.

Part of the ongoing festival on Yen Tu Mountain in Uong Bi District, the first exhibition of its kind attracted the participation of almost 300 artisans from ornamental tree clubs nationwide. Many of these "art works" won top prizes at contests both at home and abroad.

According to Nguyen Trung Hai from the management board of the Yen Tu site, this event aimed to honour Bonsai artisans as well as attract fans of ornamental trees.

The exhibition will run until March 2. — VNS