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West Lake Longjing tea leaves harvested ahead of Qingming Festival


Aerial view taken on March 18, 2017 shows farmers picking fresh West Lake Longjing tea leaves in a tea plantation in Meijiawu Village of Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province. West Lake Longjing Tea planters in Hangzhou are busy with their harvest work ahead of the Qingming Festival to produce the Mingqian (literally "pre-Qingming") tea, which are made of the very first tea sprouts in spring and considered to be of high quality. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

[ Editor: Zhang Zhou ]