Rose Gardens of Delhi

A rosy picnic with Delhi’s best blooms

The rose gardens of Delhi are a delight  to the nature and flower lover. While roses have been grown in India since time immemorial, it was the Mughals who popularised rose cultivation in India.

Today, rose gardens are very popular in Delhi, and the city boasts of many of these where you can revel in an astounding variety of rose species – from miniature roses to indigenous species, and a plethora of classic as well as recent hybrids…

Places Visited

  • Mehrauli Phool Mandi (Flower Market)
  • Rose Garden, Mehrauli Archaeological Park
  • National Rose Garden, Chanakyapuri
  • Rose Garden, Hauz Khas
  • Mughal Gardens, Rashtrapati Bhawan

(Only open to public in Feb-March)

Duration:                            4Hours

Mode of Commuting:       Wheels / Walks

Meeting point:                   Customized

Time:                                  Customized

(Images – click to enlarge)

Rosa Louis Odier / Photo:  A Barra

Rosa Double Delight / Photo: Jebulon

Blush Rambler / Photo: Ulf Eliasson Epibase

Rosa Cricket / Photo: Stan Shebs

Clementine / Photo: Huhu

Kurkumpul / Photo: Huhu Uet

 Burgundy Iceberg / Photo: Stickpen

Voor Elisa / Photo:  Wikimedia Commons