Wed, 08 May 2019 01:00
Blooming ‘Yellow Stars’ to mark His Majesty’s reign
The “Yellow Star” trees, which can be seen blossoming with aromatic, yellow flowers from July to October, have been chosen to symbolise the reign of King Maha Vajiralongkorn, not only because yellow represents the Chakri Dynasty, but also because it is the colour of Monday – the day the King was born.
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
Poppies bloom across Afghanistan as drought eases
A vast field of towering white poppies sways gently in the breeze, silky petals sometimes tumbling to the ground, a visible marker of the resilience of Afghanistan’s lucrative opium trade.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 15:05
Flowers raised by cool waste
PTT is showcasing how cool waste can be used to nurture flowers in the 8th Wonders of Cool-Season Crops – Tulip in Bloom Festival that runs until April 21 at the Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Herb Garden in Rayong.
Thu, 04 Apr 2019 12:12
'Bangkok sakura' trees now in full bloom
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration is urging city residents and tourist to enjoy the "Bangkok sakura" trees that are now in full bloom at Chatuchak Park.
Thu, 04 Apr 2019 01:00
Three ways to keep your skin looking younger
Inspired by the beauty of plum blossoms in the snow, Sulwhasoo, Korea’s leading luxury beauty brand recently launched its new “Bloomstay Vitalising” line to restore healthy vitality and elasticity to skin using the plum blossom’s profound antioxidising energy.
Mon, 01 Apr 2019 17:21
Violet blooms line the road to Phayao
People driving to the northern province of Phayao will be treated to the stunning view of blooming Lagerstroemia or crepe myrtle trees.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
Sakura afternoon tea in bloom at Okura Bangkok
The Up & Above Bar at the Okura Prestige Bangkok marks Japan’s much-loved sakura festival with a Sakura Afternoon Tea set for two from April 1 to June 30.
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 11:25
Digital cherry tree blooms in Tokyo
TOKYO - An event in which an art installation uses LED lights to imitate cherry blossoms and restaurants offer dishes on the same theme started Friday in the Nihonbashi district of Chuo Ward, Tokyo.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
Humans, AI compete over cherry blossom dates in Japan
WHO CAN MORE accurately predict when Japan’s cherry trees will bloom, artificial intelligence or humans? Shimadzu Business Systems Corp, a Kyoto-based subsidiary of Shimadzu Corp, started a unique competition between the two sides.
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 11:32
Humans, AI compete to predict cherry blossom dates
Who can more accurately predict when Japan’s cherry trees will bloom, artificial intelligence or humans? Shimadzu Business Systems Corp., a Kyoto-based subsidiary of Shimadzu Corp., started a unique competition between the two sides.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00
Tourists treated to stunning view of yellow flowers
Tourists enjoy the sight of the yellow flowers of the Tabebuia Chrysantha, more commonly known in English as the Golden Trumpet Tree, in full bloom in Nan’s Thung Chang district.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
The art and science of Japan’s cherry blossom forecast
As spring approaches in Japan, the country’s weather forecasters face one of their biggest missions of the year: predicting exactly when the famed cherry blossoms will bloom.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 15:50
A night of Aussie pop
Up-and-coming Aussie pop star Troye Sivan is heading to Bangkok in May as part of his Bloom Tour Bangkok.
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 10:24
Garden ideas sprout for visitors at Chiang Mai Botanic Festival
The Botanic Festival 2019 has kicked off in Chiang Mai, with fresh garden ideas blooming at Queen Sirikit Botanical Gardens.
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 13:54
Northern Thailand: Where the wild Himalayan cherry blooms
You don’t have to travel far to experience cherry blossom season. Each year from December to January, the highlands of northern Thailand – where the weather is cold and the region is swept by the chill breeze of winter – transform into a fervent pink forest.