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Shylashri Shankar

All the flowers and creepers between history and memory

Notes from the Winter Garden

Plants, like people, can have hybrid personalities too

The Fragrance of Nature

How to create the spirit of a Monet in your garden

The Sun’s Flowers

In summer the whole effort in a garden is geared towards saving the plants

Mahua: Flower Power

Mahua, a humble tipple of the adivasis, finds its space under the liquor marketing sun

Natural Beauty

A recreation of memories of flora in watercolours

Flower Recycling: Ankit Agarwal, 26 Co-Founder, Help Us Green

“People thought we were crazy—who spends time working with rotting flowers from the river?”

The Name of the Rose

Colour, class and tradition in a vase. The meditations of a flower girl

The Tree of Life

What that flower bed by the front door can do to your life

Confessions of a flower vendor

We see real-life romance daily. Lovebirds from a local college come regularly. And many Romeos get spurned here


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