Held every year at the Terraced Garden of Chandigarh, The Chrysanthemums Show is one of the most popular flower shows of India. The Show is generally held in March in which hundreds of city gardeners participate. The flower show has been increasingly gaining momentum with rows and rows of Chrysanthemums bathed in a riot of colours that await its visitors.
The Chrysanthemum Show - Dates
10th December 2019
Venue of Chrysanthemum Show
Terraced Garden (Sector 33), Chandigarh
About The Chrysanthemum Show - Events & Activities
The Chrysanthemums Show gives one an opportunity to discover the varied assortments of the flowers which are arranged in interesting patterns like animals and birds. It is one of the unique shows of North India which empowers citizens for greenery. About 250 varieties of chrysanthemums like a spider, pom pom, football are on display at the event.
Organised by the Municipal Corporation of Chandigarh, the flower show also hosts some competitions regarding gardening. There are several prizes to be won like the King, Queen and Princess of the show along with the best gardener, best flower and flower arranging competitions.
About the Terraced Garden
Located in Sector 33 of Chandigarh, the Terraced Garden is a major tourist attraction. It was established in 1979 and has been immensely popular since then. It is spread across 10 acres and has lush green grass with some of the best flowers in the world. Its highlight is the musical evenings when folk songs and film songs are played against the scenic background.
How To Reach
Chandigarh has a small airport which is located at some distance from the central city. There are regular flights to and from Leh, Amritsar and Delhi. Shatabdi Express connects Chandigarh to other cities of North India.
Inter-state and intercity buses are also a convenient mode of transportation. Sector 33 is centrally located and can easily be reached by taxi or a cab.
Thus, one gets to witness a brilliant view of the flowers which blossom in the winter season. It is a visual delight for all, especially for nature enthusiasts. The perfect weather conditions of December add to the charm and make Chrysanthemums Show worth a visit.
Photos of Chrysanthemum Show
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