With the onset of summer, the Queen of Hills, Ooty is busy and brimming with confidence.
112 th annual flower show at the Ooty botanical garden was inaugurated on Saturday that attracted about 80,000 visitors from various parts of the country. The two-day flower show was inaugurated by Minister for Khadi and village Industries Mr.Ramachandran in the presence of Agriculture Production Commissioner and secretary for Agriculture Surjit K.Chowdry and the District Collector Anand Rao V.Patil.
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The novelties this year are giant floral arch and 300 types of flower arrangements that will that will steal the show. The missile arrangement formed with carnation and roses and the flower fountain are the special attractions.
The variety of flowers that form the special attraction in the flower show are Roses, gerbera, acitic liiliatia, limonium, galdayn, besides the 7,000 potted plants, including Petumia, phlox, Pansy, African Marigold, Inca Marigold, French Marigold, Balsam,Agiratum and Renunculus etc
While ‘Ikebana’ flower arrangements were done by professionals from