|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Oct 22: Delhi Public School (DPS) Nagbani today organized a trip for the students to herbal garden. This garden has important herbs which include Vajardanti, Nirgundi, Ashwagandha, Parijaat, Brahmi, Peepli, Gulmehendi, Gilloy, Dalchini, Turmaric, Phalsa, Ratanjot, Imli, Tulsi, lemongrass, isabogal etc. Moreover, the students have planted and adopted trees in the campus like Arjuna, Ashoka, Gulmohar, Neem, Chandan, Jamun, Amla, Baheda, Reetha, Banana, Guava, Chikkoo, licchi, Mango, Kinnu etc.
The names and the benefits of the trees, plants and herbs are indicated on the name plates. Many herbs also offer a great deal ornamental value to the garden as well. At intervals the students are, made to visit this garden so that they may also be encouraged to know about the valuable plants and grow them in their gardens.
During the visit to the Herbal Garden today, Saroj Salgotra -(TGT Science & Incharge Herbal Garden) explained that planting herbs is a wonderful sight, having great medicinal value, smells and tastes of a wide variety of plants.