Published on : Friday, May 20, 2016
Putrajaya Corporation (PPj) president Datuk Seri Hasim Ismail said the Royal Floria Putrajaya would be launched by Raja Permaisuri Agong Tuanku Hajah Haminah (Queen) on May 26, at 3pm.
The chrysanthemum had been chosen as the floral theme of the event which would be held for the ninth year.
The exhibition would see the participation of 32 agencies and through its smart partnership efforts to reduce the cost borne by the government.
“We expect more visitors to this year’s Royal Floria as it will be held during the school holidays while PPj has also already made large scale promotion nationwide and at foreign countries such as Thailand and Singapore,” he said.
“The attractions of the festival are the Mystical Forest, Mermaid’s World, Chrysanthemum Garden, Cats Garden and terrarium workshop (planting in glass).
“This time, we also organise dialogues on horticulture and landscaping for two-day from May 27 at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre,” he told a news conference to introduce Royal Floria Putrajaya 2016’s smart partners in Putrajaya Friday.