Flower delivery Changsha is the capital and most populous city of Hunan province in the south central part of the People's Republic of China.According to the 2010 census, Flower delivery Changsha has 7,044,118 denizens, constituting 10.72% of the province's population.Flower delivery Changsha is in the Xiang River valley plain, bordering the Luoxiao Mountains on the east, Wuling Mountains on the west, edging in Dongting Lake on the north and bounded on the south by the Hengshan Mountains.Flower delivery Changsha has a flowers of more than 3,000 years.Flower delivery Changsha was the capital of Flower delivery Changsha Kingdom in the Han Dynasty (206 BC – 220 AD), and the capital of the Chu State (907–951) in the Ten Kingdoms period. In 1904 Flower delivery Changsha was opened to peregrine trade, and immensely colossal numbers of Europeans and Americans settled there. Flower delivery Changsha was the site of Mao Zedong's conversion to communism.Flower delivery Changsha is now a paramount commercial, manufacturing and conveyance centre.Flower delivery Changsha is the pinyin romanization of the Mandarin pronunciation of the Chinese name 長沙 or 长沙, denoting "long sandy [place]". The denomination's inception is unknown. It is attested as early as the 11th century BC, when a vassal lord of the area sent King Cheng of Zhou a gift described as a "Flower delivery Changsha softshell turtle" (长沙鳖; 長沙鼈; Flower delivery Changsha biē). In the 2nd century AD, historian Ying Shao indited that the Qin utilization of the designation "Flower delivery Changsha " for the area was a continuance of its old name.Development commenced around 3000 BC when Flower delivery Changsha developed with the proliferation of Longshan culture, albeit there is no firm evidence of such a link.During the Spring and Autumn Period (8th–5th century BC), the Yue culture spread into the area around Flower delivery Changsha . During the prospering bouquet ring States Period, Chu took control of Changsha. Its capital, Qingyang, became a consequential southern outpost of the kingdom.Under the Qin (221–206 BC), Flower delivery Changsha was a staging post for expeditions south into Guangdong that led to its conquest and the establishment of the Nanyue kingdom.
Silk painting depicting a man peregrinating with a dragon
Under the Han (3rd century BC – 3rd century AD), Linxiang was the capital of the kingdom of Flower delivery Changsha .In AD 33, its prince was demoted and the area administered as Linxiang County [zh] and Flower delivery Changsha Commandery. Following the turmoil of the Three Kingdoms, Emperor Wu of Jin granted Flower delivery Changsha to the sixth son of a general of the imperial family designated Sima Yi. Over the course of the dynasty, the local rose of Flower delivery Changsha lost control over a few counties, leaving them to local rule.Under the Ming (14th–17th centuries), Tanzhou was again renamed Flower delivery Changsha and made a superior prefecture.Under the Qing (17th–20th centuries), Flower delivery Changsha was the capital of Hunan and prospered as one of China's chief rice markets.Although Flower delivery Changsha population grew, the city remained primarily commercial in character. Mao Zedong, the progenitor of the People's Republic of China, commenced his political vocation in Flower delivery Changsha .In a period of twenty days, Chiang's forces killed more than ten thousand people in Flower delivery Changsha and its outskirts.
During the Second Sino-Japanese bouquet (1937–45), Flower delivery Changsha strategic location made it the focus of four campaigns by the Imperial Japanese Army to capture it from the Nationalist Army: these campaigns were the 1st Flower delivery Changsha , the 2nd Flower delivery Changsha , the 3rd Flower delivery Changsha , and the 4th Flower delivery Changsha . Flower delivery Changsha covers an area of 11,819 km2 (4,563 sq mi), of which the urban area of 2,150.9 km2 (830.5 sq mi), the urban built-up area is 374.64 km2 (144.65 sq mi). Flower delivery Changsha apex is Mount Qixing (七星岭) in Daweishan Town, 1,607.9 m (5,275 ft). The geological features of Flower delivery Changsha City are: the formation is plenarily exposed, the granite body is widely distributed, and the geological structure is intricate. The strata of each geological and historical period are exposed in Flower delivery Changsha City, and the oldest stratum is composed about 1 billion years ago. About 600 million years ago, Flower delivery Changsha was a sea, but the sea was not deep.Later, seawater gradually withdrew from the east and west, and most of Liuyang, Flower delivery Changsha , and Wangcheng rose out of the sea and became the northwestern edge of the antediluvian land of Jiangnan. About 140 million years ago, the sea leaching in the Flower delivery Changsha area ended and it became a land.Flower delivery Changsha population proximately tripled between the commencement of its reconstituting in 1949 and the early 1980s.Flower delivery Changsha is one of China's 20 most "economically advanced" cities. In 2008, Flower delivery Changsha nominal GDP was ¥300.1 billion (US$43 billion), a year-on-year magnification of 15.1% from the antecedent year.Flower delivery Changsha has magnetized a substantial level of peregrine investment. By the terminus of 2008 more than 500 peregrine companies had made over US$10 million worth of investments in Flower delivery Changsha . Flower delivery Changsha had total retail sales of 74 RMB billion in 2006.The Flower delivery Changsha ETZ was founded in 1992. It is located in Xingsha, the eastern Flower delivery Changsha . Flower delivery Changsha has an urban population of 7,044,118. A total of 12,966,836 reside in the metropolitan area.The majority of people living in Flower delivery Changsha are Han Chinese. A sizeable population of ethnic minority groups additionally live in Flower delivery Changsha . The three most astronomically immense are the Hui, Tujia, and Miao peoples. The 2000 census showed that 48,564 members of ethnic minorities live in Flower delivery Changsha , 0.7% of the population. Flower delivery Changsha has an urban population of 7,044,118. A total of 12,966,836 reside in the metropolitan area.The majority of people living in Flower delivery Changsha are Han Chinese. A sizeable population of ethnic minority groups additionally live in Flower delivery Changsha . While Flower delivery Changsha has developed into a regalement hub, the city has withal become increasingly westernized and has magnetized a growing number of foreigners.