TEHRAN (IP) – The 9th exhibition of flowers and plants, horticultural equipment and greenhouses, and medicinal plants is underway in Arak, the capital of Markazi Province’s center part of Iran.
The exhibition will be underway for 6 days from June 19 to 24, 2022, with the presence of flower producers, especially Mahallat city.
The exhibition was established to showcase the latest achievements in producing flowers and medicinal plants, as well as to provide the necessary ground for the flower trade and the development of the Iranian flower market.
Hamed Khorshidi, the Director of the Arak Exhibition, told Iran Press that the exhibition is held for the second consecutive year in Markazi Province, noting that more than 5,000 species of flowers and plants were put on a show.
One of the flower growers from Mahallat city also told Iran Press that Mahallat is known as the flower city of Iran and the flowers of this region are exported to different countries.
He produces between 40,000 and 50,000 branches of apartment and garden flowers annually and exports them to the countries bordering the Persian Gulf.