Lan Ts'ai-ho

Chinese - One of the Eight Immortals. This being is variously regarded as male or female. In some accounts, Lan Ts'ai-ho was originally a street-singer and is said to have been carried off on a cloud after getting drunk, leaving one shoe behind. He/she is the patron saint of florists or gardeners and is depicted carrying a flower-basket and wearing only one shoe. On occassion, referred to as Lan Ts'ai-ho.

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