One rose says more than a dozen
– Wendy craig
Zakir Hussain Rose Garden, is a botanical garden located in Chandigarh, India and spread over 30 acres of land and have 50,000 rose-bushes of 1600 different species. It is named after India’s former president, Zakir Hussain and created in 1967 under the guidance of Dr M.S.Randhawa, Chandigarh’s first chief commissioner. The garden is the Asia’s largest garden.
The garden consists of medicinal trees as well apart from roses.Some of the medicinal plants that can be present here are bel, bahera, harar, camphor and yellow gulmohar.
Zakir Rose Garden is the place which serves as the venue for hosting an annual rose festival called Rose Festival, a major cultural event in Chandigarh during February or March.
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