Plum flower in full bloom in Son La
During the first month of the lunar New Year, the northern mountainous province of Son La is widely covered with a white coat of blooming plum flower, thus attracting a large number of visitors.
Plum flower blossoms in all hamlets in Son La.
Over recent years, plum trees have brought in high economic value to local households.
Visitors take selfie pictures with the white flower.
La Van Bun, a resident in La Hom Hamlet, Chieng Co village, Son La City says his family earns nearly VND300 million from plum trees per annum.
Stunning beauty of plum flower has turned Son La into an inviting tourism destination during the first days of the lunar New Year.