International Horticultural Exhibition 2019

2019-03-30 22:06 GMT+8

Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the opening ceremony of the Beijing International Horticultural Expo and deliver a keynote speech, Gao Yan, deputy director of the organizing committee, said at a press conference on Wednesday.

2019-04-24 11:26 GMT+8

Beijing Horticultural Expo conducted Saturday a full-load trial run from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., with more than 60,000 visitors, exhibitors, sponsors, and volunteers, ahead of the event's opening on April 29.

2019-04-22 21:14 GMT+8

There are at least 25,000 species of orchids in the world, let alone over 200,000 hybrids. Their diversity of flowers are almost unrivaled in the world of plants.

2019-04-23 17:54 GMT+8

The Beijing Horticultural Expo is set to kick off on April 29. What surprises will Russia bring to the Beijing Expo 2019? And what are the characteristics of its plants? CGTN spoke with the creative director of the Russian Pavilion. Take a look!

2019-04-23 16:09 GMT+8

Designated traffic lanes will be set aside on Beijing-Chongli Expressway for smooth traffic flow during the upcoming 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Expo, the capital's transport authorities said on Monday, Beijing News reported.

2019-04-23 17:01 GMT+8

Yanling County in central China's Henan Province is known for its diverse range of flowers thanks to its geography and climate. The area sits along the dividing line between northern and southern China, and is taking advantage of its location to develop the economy by harnessing the flower power.

2019-04-20 16:52 GMT+8

The 162-day Beijing Horticultural Expo will open on April 29. More than 110 countries and international organizations, as well as over 120 non-official exhibitors, have confirmed participation, which will make it the highest attendance in the expo's history.

2019-04-19 16:53 GMT+8

The world will be watching Beijing's Yanqing District in the next six months, as the district hosts the 2019 International Horticultural Expo. With its vast natural landscapes, the region is now taking advantage of the world's biggest garden show to push its green and sustainable development.

2019-04-19 13:13 GMT+8

In the last episode of Fantastic Plants, we watched some plants with secret techniques, including Poison Arrow Tree and Miracle Berry.  

2019-04-19 15:47 GMT+8

From the most poisonous tree to the most magical fruit with the power of making sour food taste sweet, the world of plants is filled with species that never fail to surprise us with their secret techniques.

2019-04-15 10:14 GMT+8

The Beijing Horticultural Expo is about to kick off on April 29. How is it different from the Shanghai Expo 2010 and the China International Garden Expo? See the answers below!

2019-04-17 17:08 GMT+8

2019-04-19 16:52 GMT+8

A Chinese poet named Bai Juyi (772-846) once wrote: In my garden are newly planted cherry blossom trees, wandering around in it makes for a good spring outing.

2019-04-17 16:59 GMT+8

The Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, president of the Pontifical Council for Culture will take part in relevant activities at the 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition.

2019-04-17 18:02 GMT+8

Beijing on Saturday held a trial opening of the site for the upcoming 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition to test the reception capacity of the event.

2019-04-15 10:01 GMT+8

Beijing's upcoming International Horticultural Expo means big business for small communities. One village just outside the capital city has seen a surge in visitors thanks to the expo. CGTN went to one around the expo venue to take a closer look at the potentials.

2019-04-18 10:21 GMT+8

Live Green, Live Better. Nothing matches the theme of the Beijing Horticultural Exhibition better than flowers and trees.

2019-04-16 19:26 GMT+8

The Beijing International Horticultural Exposition will be held in Yanqing County, Beijing, starting April 29, spanning 162 days, during which 16 million visitors are expected. 20,000 volunteers will join the park operation and visitor services. There will be about 600 volunteers per day. Each volunteer will provide services for no less than 7 days consecutively.

2019-04-16 17:51 GMT+8

Beijing on Saturday held a trial opening of the site for the upcoming 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Expo to test the reception capacity of the event.

2019-04-15 13:55 GMT+8

Editor's note: Ma Yun is an assistant professor at the China University of Political Science and Law. The article reflects the author's view and not necessarily those of CGTN.

2019-04-14 22:30 GMT+8

Slated to open on April 29 at the foot of the Great Wall in Beijing's Yanqing district is the Beijing Expo 2019, also known as the International Horticultural Exhibition, and 110 countries and international organizations are expected to participate. 

2019-04-12 17:23 GMT+8

Sundew is not dew, but the name of a plant which has leaves covered by drops like morning dew. The dew on the plant's leaves is a kind of mucilage for luring and entrap insects and other small prey. It is sweet, but also sticky.

2019-04-10 10:59 GMT+8

From the Kew Gardens in London to the Gardens by the Bay in Singapore, the glassy greenhouse is their shared iconic feature. However, the non-transparent Plant Pavilion for this year’s World Horticultural Exposition casts a veil of mystery over the 1,000 plants living inside it. Let’s firstly explore some ornamental plants in the greenhouse!

2019-04-09 15:05 GMT+8

The International Horticultural Expo is to open in Beijing on April 29. But before an expected field of 16 million visitors swarms the massive complex, CGTN reporter Matthew Watson takes you inside the Plant Pavilion, which is now home to 1,000 fascinating species. In the second episode, we will introduce to you the Golden Lotus Banana, the Variegated Madras Thorns and the Canary Island Date Palm.

2019-04-19 15:26 GMT+8

The International Horticultural Expo is kicking off in Beijing. Over 100 countries and international organizations are participating in the event, which runs for five months starting from April 29. But before the expected 16 million visitors swarm the massive complex, CGTN reporter Matthew Watson takes you inside the Plant Pavilion, which is now home to 1,000 fascinating species. In the first episode, we will introduce to you the White Silk Floss Tree, the Miracle Berry and the Poison Arrow Tree.

2019-04-14 22:36 GMT+8

Preparatory work for the 2019 International Horticultural Exhibition has entered the final stage with the main buildings having been completed.

2019-04-06 14:53 GMT+8

The 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition, also known as the Beijing Expo, will kick off later this month. The nearly six-month-long event will feature four major pavilions, international exhibits and more than 30 parks by Chinese provinces and regions to showcase their achievements in floriculture.

2019-04-05 17:26 GMT+8

The World Horticultural Exposition (WHE) will be hosted in Beijing this year. The expo is expected to be one of the largest shows in China.

2019-04-05 15:29 GMT+8

The trailer of the documentary "The Journey of Chinese Plants" has been released to greet the upcoming International Horticulture Exhibition, which will be held in Yanqing District, Beijing. "The Journey of Chinese Plants" is the first domestic large-scale plant documentary filmed in China. It is estimated that about 100 countries and international organizations will join the 162-day expo when it opens on April 29.

2019-04-02 20:11 GMT+8

Under the theme Live Green, Live Better, the 30-day countdown to the 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition (Beijing Expo) starts today. The park builders are pressing ahead with the preparatory work before the grand opening.

2019-03-29 16:20 GMT+8

2019's World Horticultural Exposition (WHE) will be hosted in Beijing. The expo is expected to be one of the largest shows in China this decade. 

2017-02-20 22:02 GMT+8

In less than 100 days, the International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 will welcome visitors in Beijing – and anthophiles can buy their tickets from now.

2019-01-21 13:26 GMT+8

Editor's note: Wu Changhua is the Executive Director of Professional Association for China's Environment. The article reflects the author's views, and not necessarily those of CGTN.

2019-01-20 09:55 GMT+8

Open from April 29 to October 7, 2019, the 162-day International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 Beijing China will exhibit the latest achievements in floriculture and farming at the foot of the Great Wall.

2019-01-20 15:45 GMT+8