The Rose Garden in Chandigarh is named after India's former president Zakir Hussain and is called the Zakir Hussain Rose Garden. The garden is said to be spread about thirty to forty acres containing nearly 825 varieties of roses in it and more than 32,500 varieties of other medicinal plants and trees. Many therapeutic plants are found to be grown here and some of them include camphor, bhel and more. It is being maintained by expert gardeners and has a clean and organized look. It is a garden where one gathers to enjoy the view and spend his free time so it contains food stalls and the necessary sitting area and walking paths.