In the year 1920 AD,

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2023-05-15 09:30

During the early years of the Republic of China (around 1920), Cai Shaoyu, a wealthy businessman from late Qing Dynasty in Mudu, specially commissioned the renowned carving artist Zhao Zikang from Fenghuang Village in Mudu Town to build a garden residence near Lufei Bridge in Shantang Street. The garden was named “Ancient Pine Garden” because it contained a surviving Ming Dynasty Araucaria tree, known as the “Ancient Pine Garden” by the locals.