On the occasion of the 200th flower show, Bengaluru, a special cover was released by India Post at the venue on 8th August 2014. Annual flower shows are organised on the occasion of Independence and Republic day at Lalbagh, Bangalore. This event will be jointly organized by the Dept. of Horticulture and the Mysore Horticultural Society.
The Grand Lalbagh Independence Day Flower Show 2014 will be conducted
from 8th to 18th August 2014 by the Department of Horticulture
and the Mysore Horticulture Society.
This Independence day flower show will be much bigger and
grandeur as this is also the 200th Flower show of the garden. More than
20,000 flower plants belonging to several flora are getting ready to
provide visual feast to the visitors.For every flower show Lalbagh comes up with a unique theme, and for
this grand occasion Mysore Palace is
going to be the theme of the flower show Mysore Palace made up of Roses
is the the major attraction for Lalbagh’s 200th Flower Show.
To mark this event 10 frames philately exhibition from the members of Karnataka Philatelic Society, Students From Vijaya High school & Carmel
High School are Exhibiting their collection on Subject "FLORA" at the venue.
Cover Code: KTK/14/2014
Courtesy: Jagannath Mani, Bangalore.