Monday January 21, 2019
Home India Beautiful sho...

Beautiful show of flowers in Mysore


By Nithin Sridhar

Mysuru: As part of the on-going Dasara (Dussehra) celebrations, the Mysuru Zilla panchayat, city corporation, and the Zilla Totagarike (horticulture) Sangha have organized a flower show at Kuppanna Park, Mysore.

The show was inaugurated on October 14 and will remain open for 12 days till October 25. This year, seminars regarding sustainable agriculture, gardening, and farmer’s issues are also being organized as part of the flower show program.

Here are some beautiful images from the flower show:









Next Story

Japan Sees Unexpected Cherry Blossoms

Japan was this year hit by a series of typhoons

Cherry blossoms
Cherry blossoms bloom unexpectedly in Japan. Flickr

Some of Japan’s famed cherry blossoms, also known as sakura, have bloomed unexpectedly this autumn, according to weather experts.

The famous pink and white flowers are typically visible for about two weeks in the spring – a phenomenon tourists from around the world come to witness, the BBC reported.

But more than 300 people have reported cherry blossoms in their neighbourhood in October, according to meteorological company Weathernews.

cherry blossoms
Sakura Flowers. Flickr

The experts have said a series of typhoons could have contributed to the phenomenon.

“This has happened in the past, but I don’t remember seeing something of this scale,” Hiroyuki Wada, a tree doctor at the Flower Association of Japan told public broadcaster NHK on Thursday.

Japan was this year hit by a series of typhoons, including Typhoon Jebi – the strongest storm to hit the country in a quarter of a century.

Also Read: Japanese Major Canon Unveils its First Full-Frame Mirror less Camera

Typhoon Jebi killed at least 10 people and caused widespread destruction.