Dating culture in china


27-Aug-2017 14:51

Flowers have a privileged position in Chinese culture.They are considered an indelible part of Chinese’s collective consciousness.

[ Wikipedia ] The Chinese started cultivating rice and millet as early as 7500 BC, according to scientist and author Jared Diamond (Guns, Germs, and Steel).

Orchid was compared by Chinese philosopher Confucius to a virtuous man.

Echoing this thought, many Chinese artists like to put orchid in their work of art. China rose (月季) Rosa chinensis, or China Rose is regarded as “queen of flowers.” It blooms all year and varies greatly in color and may open red, creamy white, or yellow.

I am an American female and began an international graduate program this January here in the US.

Most of my classmates are foreign and I’ve gotten the attention from a Chinese male.

In traditional Chinese culture, chrysanthemums represent nobility and elegance.