Admire the strange flower of Krong Pa “fire pan” region

When returning to the Krong Pa (Gia Lai) “fire pan”, each visitor is fascinated by the strange flower-like female mountain girl blooming among the mountains and forests. Seeing this flower bloom is also a good year.

Krong Pa district land, which is known as a “fire pan” of the Central Highlands because of its hot climate and arid land. Despite the extreme weather, there is a flowering tree named Mlah blooming red in the Krong Pa range.

According to indigenous people, Mlah flowers, also known as gays, neighbors, fall in forest, have a seed … often bloom in the summer. The location where the Mlah flower blooms is usually in the dipterocarp forests. Timber tree, resistant to hot weather in the “fire pan”.

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Mlah flowers glow red on the fire pan of Krong Pa district.
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At first, people mistakenly thought that Mlah flower was a rice flower. However, Mlah flower has 4 different shaped petals, rice flower has 5 same petals.
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Mlah flowers have a solid wooden body, often growing in the dry dipterocarp forest.
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When seeing Mlah flowers blooming, the villagers of Ja Rai believe that a peaceful and lucky year for the whole village.
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Mlah flower is compared to the female mountain girl of the Great Highlands.
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Despite the inclement weather, it did not prevent the Mlah flower from growing. This flower usually blooms in the summer, the season of the bee for honey.
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This is a favorite place for weaver ants to live.
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Mlah flowers covered the Krong Pa soil carpet red.

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