Chrysanthemums Show is a very popular and one of its kind flower shows held at Terraced Garden (Sector 33) in Chandigarh India. The show is a delight for eyes as varied varieties of flowers are showcased here.
Heart melting fragrance, spectrum of colors, divine atmosphere all combine during the show for viewers. Chandigarh also known as the “city of gardens” defines its name quite clearly with the Chrysanthemums Show.
The show traces its birth about 10 years back. Over the years the show has gained immense popularity, as people from far and wide gather here to witness a unique spectacle of Flowers.
This flower show has been increasingly gaining momentum. Today it claims to be the best flower show in the country.
The Chrysanthemums Show is organized every year by the Municipal Corporation of Chandigarh in the month of December.
Not only localites of Chandigarh but participants from all over India gather to enjoy Chrysanthemums Show, Flower presentation. The organizers conduct numerous events and competitions during the show.
Many competitions related to plants are organized. Gardening, flower arrangement, and other creativity testing competitions are held.
A large number of gardeners and Flora lovers of the city attend this festival to display their flowers. One genuinely marvels at the beauty of the red, yellow and maroon chrysanthemums. Nearly 100 varieties of Chrysanthemums and 13000 pots with flowers in full bloom are exhibited in this stunning festival.
The variety displayed here is certainly the most dense and scattered. The various types of Chrysanthemums that can be witnessed here are footballs, spiders and pom poms amongst others.
When & Where is it Celebrated?
Chrysanthemums Show is organized every year in the month of
December. The venue for the same is Terraced Garden (Sector 33),
In 2015, Chrysanthemums Show will be held on December.
How to Reach Chandigarh
Chandigarh has an airport just 11kms away from the City Centre. Indian Airlines connect the city with other major cities like Mumbai , Delhi, Jammu, and Amritsar .
The city can boast of an excellent road-network. It is also conveniently located within motor-able distance from a number of major cities of North India. National Highways 21 and 22 run through the city. Near perfect road condition and breathtaking views on either side of the road offers a pleasant drive.
The rail network serves the city conveniently. Chandigarh Railway Station is about 8kms from the City Centre. Important trains like the Shatabdi Express and the Himalayan Queen (link to www.indianrail.gov.in) service the e city on a regular basis.