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Sea of Phal

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    Default Sea of Phal

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    One of the most popular flowers for the Lunar New Year ( new year day falls on 19 February). Photos taken from scene of one of the Hong Kong Flower Markets .
    Last edited by silverhair; February 11th, 2015 at 02:09 AM.

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    Wow. Looks great. Is this the mongkok market?. If all goes well, I am planning to visit HK in April. would be great if I could meet you in April.

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    WOOOOOOWWW... and after the flowers wilted they will just throw it away....SMORGASBORG for Orchid Rescuers!

    Unfortunately my next trip to HK is september 2015.

    Currently my mouth is watering from these pictures....

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    Yes, it's Mongkok flower market. I may be out of town for a few days during the month for a short trip to China, if there is no time clash, I'll be glad to meet you.

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    There are so many discarded flowers that I have no space to accommodated them all..

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    i think its end of march and april when they throw it out as garbage.

    If ksiramkumar is interested in "Having One" for free, it would be in time for his visit.
    but his next problem would be customs, phytosanitary, cites...hehehe

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    Throw them my way --very nice display.

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    What is the main colors in the Phals that are used for the New Year Celebration?

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    Mainly red and pink, Dede. Chinese believe that Red represents good luck and prosperous.

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    Very pretty and colorful!

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    So beautiful!!! Thank you for sharing, Luke.

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