The slopes of the "Spevuche pole" became decorated with beautiful compositions for the production of which it took hundreds of thousands of flowers.
The Flower candy Raffaello, which meets your eyes at the visitors' approach, is made of 30,000 chrysanthemums. The Flower candy Raffaello is the largest installation made from flowers in the Ukraine. It is also set a record for the number of flowers used.
Flowers exhibition is dedicated to the 20th anniversary of Ukrainian independence, its motto is "Prosperity to you, Ukraine, my dear and only."
Tree of Ukraine, which is a trunk and a crown in the shape of the contours of Ukraine. It is known that to produce the instalation "Tree of Life" flower growers used about 70 000 flowers.
Cossack Mamay with bandura
A huge cake in honor of the 20th anniversary of national independence
Two pigeons sitting on the flowers
The Monument to the founders of Kiev
Sheaf Ukrainian bread
The way to the future
Admission to the exhibition is not free: adult ticket price is 10 UAH. (1,3 USD), for children - 5 UAH (0,6 USD). Seniors admission is free.
Start date: August 20, 2011 Deadline: September 4, 2011
On the preparation of the exhibition worked landscapers of 9 districts of the capital.
If you go down the stairs from the exhibition, you will get to the bank of the Dnieper – the place where the monument to the founders of Kiev is located.
The most convenient way to the exhibition is to get to the metro station Arsenal and than - up to WWII Memorial by local transport.
Review also 2009 Flower exhibition in Kiev.