Gardening means the cultivation of flowers on a plot of land. It is a good pastime. Some people take to gardening as a hobby. I am one of those who has gardening as their hobby. In our country, the rainy season is the best time to lay out a garden. At this time soil remains soft and can be prepared easily for putting up plants. The weather is suitable for vegetation. During this season anyone can set about gardening with ease and pleasure. It provides a diversion from the monotonous routine work. When the flowers bloom, the garden becomes a sight to see. It fills the air with a charming fragrance. Gardening has an economic importance also. Many people earn their living by means of flower-trade. Besides, gardening is a kind of physical exercise. It keeps the body fit and healthy. Thus gardening has a lot of benefits.