Chengde / Local Products and HandicraftsIntroduction
Called the king of mountainous vegetables, it is a wild vegetable. It is tender and crunchy with small leaves and light flower. It leads other vegetables in value and enjoys a high reputation at domestic and foreien markets.
The hanging brocades produced by Chengde Silk Factory are magnificent and beautiful. For instance the hanging brocades "Mountain Resort" is woven with silk thread in more than 20 kinds of colors. It depicts 36 scenic spots in the resort including House of Mists and Rains, Lake-Center and Jinshan Pavilions with inscriptions by Emperors Kangxi and Qianlong.
Local special precious timber has been used as raw material for wood carvings, which are practical and rare handicrafts with special features of mountainous city. Mountain walnut is a local product and its hard shell can be made into beautiful carvings.
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