Cao Xue is always thinking of new ways to ensure his business in Beijing is coming up roses. Photo: SCMP

Business is blooming for entrepreneurial Beijing florist

After nearly a decade of hard work and literally digging in for the long haul, everything is coming up roses for Cao Xue, a 26-year-old florist in Beijing who has carved out a niche for himself in the industry. Cao specialises in weddings, parties and galas. He opens up about how the mainland flower business has slowly developed over the years but continues to lag behind other countries.