A beautiful thing is a joy forever and ifit is an enchanting garden with colorful flowers with a background of healing and the color green in different hues – then it is a source of peace, tranquility and happiness.With theses ideas in mind Garden Tourism Festival, annual festival is organized by Delhi Tourism to create a platform for garden lovers to meet , interact and showcase their fruit of labor . The fest got participants from horticulture department of GNCTD and NCR.

The Festival was organized in form of various competition categorized under

  • potted plants ,
  • hanging baskets,
  • foliage plants ,
  • cactus and succulents ,
  • aromatic and medicinal plants ,
  • floral plants ,
  • tray gardens ,
  • vegetable and much more.

The exhibition was evaluated by judges from various horticulture area of these categories . A separate section was also made for sale of plants , horticulture equipments , pesticides , fertilizers and other general items . It was an added advantage for the visitors to the festivals as they can buy gardening equipments and saplings under one roof

The Garden Tourism Festival’s main attraction this year is the theme based garden “Beauty and Nutrition ” . It was the 25th one of the festival of its kind . “Colors in landscaping ” , “Garden of orient ” , “Roses in landscape ” are some earlier theme in the past for this fest .

Lastly the only thing I would say “If you are a gardening enthusiast , this is the fest you shouldn’t miss “

Satyadeep Roat

IIT Delhi

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