Lalbagh Flower Show !!!

Every year Flower Show will be organized semiannually on the occasions of Republic Day (January) and Independence Day (August) by Horticulture department in Bangalore’s largest park- The Lalbagh Botanical Garden, situated in the middle of the city. The flower show will be at the “Glass House” located in the center of the garden.

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Entrance !
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The Glass House
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Panoramic view of glass house

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This year, the 201st Flower show on account of Republic day was between January 17th and 26th. The main attraction was the model of “Red fort” which was 28 feet high, 40 feet wide and 50 feet long. It was decorated with varied colors of roses. There was also a replica of “Gateway of India”.

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Red Fort

 

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Gateway of India

 

On account of Big brother Obama’s visit to India as a chief guest for 66th republic day, a model of “Statue of liberty” was also made.Along with these, there were a wide variety of flowers- Heliotropium, Cineraria, Pinks, Rudbeckia, Phlox, Rose and Velvet which were decorated in a different pattern inside the house. The view was Blissful!

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Statue of Liberty

 

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Heliotropium
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Cineraria

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The Pinks
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Rudbeckia
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Indian flag made with grains
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Annual Flowers

 

Shopping Stalls


 

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stalls
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Honey
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Sparrows
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The Blue
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The Wooden Transformers 😉

 

Other attractions at Lalbagh!


The Historical Watchtower (Kempegowda Tower) built by Nadaprabhu Kempegowda. It is situated at the top of a small hill. The tower is one of the four towers which was built to watch the city in ancient days.

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Hillock
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Kempegowda Watch Tower

Lalbagh Lake is another tourist attraction. It is spread over an area of 30 acres.

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Lalbagh Lake

 

 

 

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Harish KP

Hi, this is Harish KP. A budding Engineer from Tumakuru, India, currently an intern at Lyon, France. This blog is mainly about My – Photography and travel experiences. Apart from this, all the thoughts I share here is my perspective only. I like to travel and explore things in a venturesome way. Swimming, hiking, reading, script writing and acting are my other hobbies. Coming to food, I like all most all vegetarian food and few Nonvegetarian dishes. My quest for delicious food never ends! I am a science freak too. I am curious about the aerial vehicles. Concepts of Time machine and Quantum travel are other fields of interest. I love Sci-Fi and war movies.

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