Hu Poplar Woods ecological tourist area
A brief intro to the tourist attraction
There are Hu poplar woods with an area of 450,000 acres in Ejina County. It is one of the three Hu poplar woods patches only surviving in the world. Hu poplar trees are generally over 10 meters high with the highest reaching over20meters which is very rare. Hu poplar trees are reputed for“live for a thousand years without falling down, alive for another thousand years after falling down and enduring for another thousand years after death.” It is regarded as a living plant fossil and named as the national second-class plant for protection. Whenever late autumn arrives, the leaves turn to golden yellow all over. The beautiful scenery makes it the heaven for photographers and tourists.