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Botanical Garden, Yercaud


Botanical Garden is for those who are interested in wildlife, flora and fauna, as well as natural beauty. With a large collection of orchids in the Orchidarium and a well-maintained green house, there are a lot of things that one can explore.

Kurinji flower is famous in this area and is specially known for its twice a year blooming schedule. In addition to the famous Kurinji, lady's slipper orchid and Vernonia shevaroyensis are a few of the flowers displayed here.

The Orchidarium is situated 2 km away from the Big Lake and houses approximately 30 different varieties of orchids, which include many endangered varieties as well. This Orchidarium is considered as the third largest Orchidarium in the country.

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