Curiosity. That’s what led Imteyaz Ali to quit his cushy corporate job and follow his passion for gardening. After starting ‘Greenmenders’ as a Facebook page in 2012 to get feedback on terrace gardening and the his products, today he has expanded it into a profession where he supplies all kinds of plants and gardening equipment to people across the country.
“I wanted a change and tried my hands at a couple of things before deciding that I should start something of my own. I was inclined towards gardening. I was reading up and looking for some rare varieties of seeds. I found them online from some vendors mostly from the US and UK,” he recalls.
‘Greenmenders’ received great feedback and Imteyaz got in touch with vendors who would sell seeds to him in bulk. He started importing them and then grew them on his terrace. What makes Imteyaz’s garden different is that he deals specifically with exotic plants....Read more
Source web page: New Indian Express