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24 Solar Terms: 6 things you may not know about Grain Buds

(chinadaily.com.cn) Updated: 2018-05-21

24 Solar Terms: 6 things you may not know about Grain Buds

Picking Mulberries, by Xu Lele. [Photo/artron.net]

A good season for eating mulberries

A Chinese farmer proverb says, "Mulberries become black during the Grain Buds period." Thus it is a good season to eat mulberries.