The International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 Beijing has welcomed 2.06 million visits since opening on April 29, according to the expo's organizer on Monday.
The 11th Beijing Dragon Boat Cultural Festival opened Thursday at the Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition, as China celebrates the traditional festival.
Chinese Vice Premier Hu Chunhua called for low-carbon production and life as well as strengthened international cooperation in environment governance at Beijing international horticultural expo on Thursday.
China Pavilion Day at the Beijing Horticultural Expo on Thursday showcased China's efforts to protect the natural world.
Yanqing District, where the Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition is being held, has seen its forest coverage increase by over 10,666 hectares since 2012.
35,000 plants imported for the Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition have been tagged with ID cards that visitors can scan using their phone to see the history and quarantine record of each plant.
The 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition will be held from April 29 to Oct. 7, 2019 in Yanqing District, northwest Beijing.
Themed as "Live Green, Live Better", the Beijing Expo will exhibit the latest achievements in floriculture, and fruit and vegetable farming at the foot of the Great Wall.