Sep.14,2017--Nyemo snow chrysanthemums are also known as plateau snow chrysanthemums.
Due to a long growth cycle, short flowering phase and low yield, they are also praised as the "treasure of chrysanthemums".
They contain more than 30 kinds of minerals essential to humans, more than 20 kinds of amino acids, dozens of aromatic compounds, as well as plenty of organic acids, vitamins, enzymes and other natural ingredients with bioactivity.
They can also help reduce blood fat, soften blood vessels and relax the bowels.
Nyemo County in southwest China's Tibet started large-scale cultivation of them this year.
At present 5,560 mu (371 hectares) has already been planted in Thonpa Township, Kharu Township , Nyemo Township.