P'an-t'ao

Chinese - A fabulous tree. This tree was a form of peach and was said to blossom once in 3,000 years and to bear fruit only after a further period of the same length. It grew in San Hsien Shan, the Fortunate Islands. In some references, referred to as P'an-t'ao, Fan-t'ao, Fan-t'ao, Shen-t'ao, Shen-t'ao or Fortunate Islands.

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