As a result of it’s the lotus season, a month in the past, many stunning lotus flowers reminiscent of: thousand-petaled lotus, cypress lotus, quan yin lotus, royal lotus… appeared to flood the market.
Through which there are numerous species of lotus within the North, the lotus is the costliest, this can be a uncommon and treasured variant of lotus consisting of two lotus flowers blooming on the identical stem. When the flower blooms, loses its wings and develops right into a lotus, it’s nonetheless 2 sepals on the identical department.
Due to its rarity, any such lotus will not be identified to many individuals though it was once a flower of the feudal king. Due to the individuality and rarity of this flower and few folks see it, the Tinh De lotus is taken into account a very good omen, indicating prosperity, affluence and good luck. The particular factor is that this flower in West Lake bloomed on the first day of the lunar calendar.
The sort of lotus may be very uncommon, so it’s bought at a excessive value by small merchants. In response to the survey, at the moment available on the market, relying on the ugly and exquisite flowers, blooming evenly or skewing the flowers, the web lotus prices from 150,000 to 300,000 VND / department. Whereas, 1 lotus flower, lotus, cypress lotus, pink lotus … are just for sale for less than 5,000-10,000 VND.
In response to a small flower dealer in Hanoi, this can be a very uncommon lotus species, so it has a excessive value. Generally even a whole bunch of hectares of lotus ponds can discover 2 or 3 pure lotus flowers.
“Normally, patrons must e-book upfront and wait for a lot of days as a result of this flower will not be accessible. Many occasions, pre-orders cannot be in inventory as a result of it depends upon the lotus costume, not the vendor.”, this small dealer mentioned and mentioned that this lotus season solely bought 2 branches for 300,000 / department for two clients.
As a result of it is rather scarce, many individuals who prefer to play lotus mentioned that they’ve been attempting to find 2 years however nonetheless haven’t been capable of personal this particular sort of lotus. “Though the value is dear, it’s not simple to personal, should inform the vendor upfront from the start of the season. Heard many individuals say that the pure lotus is extra aromatic than the atypical lotus, if used to marinate tea, the flavour is best than different lotus species.”, a lotus participant mentioned.
In regards to the origin of this lotus species, it’s nonetheless unclear the place it comes from, pure Vietnamese or imported from exterior, solely know that Tinh De lotus has existed for a very long time. Just lately, it has been recommended that Tinh De lotus species originated from China and was launched to Vietnam, however there’s nonetheless no proof to show it.