Busy jasmine growers are seen in the Chinese Jasmine Garden in Hengxian County recently. According to Li Jiafu, Administrator of the Chinese Jasmine Garden, more than 300,000 jasmine growers in Hengxian County are now preparing for the arrival of the flower season in late April.
At present, the planting area of jasmine in Hengxian County is about 108,000 mu, and the annual output of jasmine flowers reaches 90,000 tons. With more than 130 flower tea enterprises, the annual output of jasmine tea is 70,000 tons. The comprehensive annual output value of jasmine (tea) industry is nearly 10.5 billion yuan. In order to promote the high-quality development of jasmine industry, Hengxian County will strive to achieve the total output value of the jasmine (tea) industry to reach 13 billion yuan, and the comprehensive brand value of the jasmine and jasmine tea to reach 26 billion yuan by 2020, by means of implementing the “Three Major Revolutions” in the quality, efficiency and impetus of the development of jasmine industry, so that the development of jasmine industry will benefit more people in Hengxian County.