When the season of cherry blossom ends in Da Lat, it’s also the purple phoenix start blooming at all corners in the city of flowers. It’s at March and April every year when Da Lat takes off the dress of spring to wear a new purple dress of the phoenix.
It’s a fun fact that purple phoenix is not the native pieces, it was brought here about 55 years ago by a agricultural professor, Mr. Luong Van Sau. He carried the seed of purple phoenix to Da Lat from South Africa. Afterwards, other scientists planted them massively in many streets of the city and that’s how we have amazing dreamy city of Da Lat every season of purple phoenix.
Visiting Da Lat in March and April you can catch the amazing flowers every where, especially in Tran Phu, Hai Ba Trung, Nguyen Thi Minh Khai and Yersin streets or tourism spots like Da Lat market, Xuan Huong lake, the valley of Love. The entire city feels as if it was sunk in the purple of the flowers.
In the flower season, the purple seems to cover the whole city, it’s the color of romance and also sorrow. A peaceful Da Lat become more romantic than ever but also carry an unspeakable sorrow. If you’re a soul of romance and want to experience a life that is covered by the romance and sweet sorrow, come to Da Lat when purple phoenix shows its color. Or maybe you’re just a travel lover who wish to have the best photos for your footprints, Da Lat in the season of phoenix is not a bad idea.
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