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The Batumi Botanical Garden

19.11.2019

The Batumi Botanical Garden is located at the place called Mtsvane Kontskhi ("The Green Cape") 9 km north of the city of Batumi. It covers almost 1 km of the south-western Black Sea shore, which expands at 220m above the sea level.Batumi Botanical Garden was established in 1912 by the prominent botanist and geographer Andrey Krasnov. November 3 of the same year it was officially opened.

 

Since 1998 Batumi Botanical Garden became a member of Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) .The garden contains thousands of unique species of plants and is the best place for those who enjoy the nature. There is a flora from nine phyto-geographic areas: East Asia, North America, New Zealand, South America, the Himalayas, Mexico, Australia, the Mediterranean, and the Caucasian humid subtropics.

 

 

On the territory of the garden there is a free Wi-Fi, various exhibitions, café, information center, parking and other facilities.

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