“XiLan”   2013-06-26 16:28:16     

Name “XiLan”
Father “YangYang”
Mather “LunLun”
Xi Lan was born at Zoo Atlanta on August 30, 2008, and is the only panda cub born in the United States in the year 2008. Zoo Atlanta announced that the public would be able to vote for the cub's name. Twelve selections were made and on December 8, 2008, the winning name, Xi Lan, was unveiled at his 100-day naming ceremony. He is the son and second offspring of Lun Lun and Yang Yang . He is the brother of Mei Lan , who was born at Zoo Atlanta in 2006, and Po, born at Zoo Atlanta on November 3, 2010.

YA’AN Ya'an is a prefecture-level city in the western part of Sichuan province, People's Republic of China, located just below the Tibetan Plateau.The first giant panda was found in Baoxing County of Ya'an; Ya'an is also the origin of Artificial planting tea of the world; Mengding Mountain in Mingshan County, has been keeping seven tea trees, which are believed to be the origins of tea, for more than 1,000 years.


Fengtongzhai National Nature Reserve