Tasty waxberries available in Mashan
2018-06-13 15:21:00

A farmer and a tourist pick waxberries in Mashan. [Photo/wxrb.com]

The 2018 Wuxi Waxberry Festival was held in Mashan, a town in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, June 10. The yield of waxberries in Mashan this year is expected to reach 5,000 tons and will be sold through both online and offline platforms.

A waxberry is a subtropical fruit that is grown for its sweet, purplish-red flesh. Mashan Waxberry Festival has been held for the past 12 years and continues to grow, partly on account of the high quality of waxberries that are grown in in the town, which has won the national "one village, one quality" professional town award.

Source:chinadaily.com.cn Editor:Hiram