208th Lalbagh flower show pays tribute to Indian armed forces

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Bengaluru, Aug 06 (ANI): On the occasion of the upcoming Independence Day celebrations, a floral tribute was paid to the Indian armed forces at the 208th Lalbagh Flower show. The show, which will run from August 4 to August 15, saw people flocking to see the grand displays. This year’s theme showcases freedom fighters to inculcate patriotism and inspire children to join the Army. This year’s show is categorised into three sections. One such section has 17 attractions including Amar Jawan Jyoti, ISRO Satellite launching vehicle and war missile models, and more. The second section is displayed outside the glasshouse which has seven attractions including a dancing peacock, mega floral flow and hanging flowers. Lastly, six attractions are in the selected areas of Lalbagh, which have an exhibition of 200 old wood carving, and fruits and vegetable attractions. The exhibition is showcasing more than 87 varieties of seasonal flowers, such as Medinilla, Anthurium, Orchids, Vinca, Bougainvilla and various other plants. Horticulture department spent around 2 crore rupees to build this theme.

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