The iconic Mughal Gardens of the Rashtrapati Bhavan has opened doors of the visitors from Sunday.
President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the gardens, to commemorate the annual Udyanotsav on Saturday. The main highlight of this year’s Udyanotsav is the two new varieties of roses which are named after the President and his late wife Suvra Mukherjee. About 14 thousand Tulip bulbs in various colours like red, orange, pink and purple have been planted in the gardens.
Several beds of roses, including both new and heritage varieties, are the main attraction of the Long garden.Flower Carpets in magnificent designs will be on display in the Central Lawns revealing the skill and craft of the gardeners of Rashtrapati Bhavan.
The gardens will remain open for the public till Feb 12 except on Mondays which are maintenance days.