Hyderabad: A Five Day 7th All India Horticulture, Agriculture and Grand Nursery Mela will be held at People’s Plaza at Necklace Road in the City, from August 15, Khalid Ahamed, the organizer, informed in a press note here today.
It will showcase different gardening methods, various plant collections from all over the country; Trends in terrace garden, vertical garden and latest Technologies and Innovations in the Agriculture & Horticulture Industry. It will have 80 stalls comprising nurseries from Bangalore, Pune, Kalingpong, Kolkota, Mumbai, Chennai, Kadium (AP) and twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad. S. Parthasaradhi will inaugurate the show. The show will be open from 9am to 9pm.
People in the city are converting their own little space/s in the house/ apartment– a beautiful garden. So the show will be relevant and useful to the people in the city, Khalid Ahmed added.
The objectives of the mela are to create marketing avenues for nurseries, to popularise different species of plant material, bring farmers and suppliers together, to provide a platform for those who are looking to set up a home garden, terrace garden, vertical garden, kitchen garden. Also to spur interest in ornamental gardening and to spread knowledge about garden accessories, material and irrigation systems. The other attractions of the show include flower plants, indoor, outdoor, cactus, succulent, medicinal plants, Bonsai and various bulbs and Seeds. Organic Food Material, Confectionary Food Stalls are few other attractions.(NSS)