Ethnobotanical Garden, Oaxaca

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Discover Oaxaca’s diverse plant life at Ethnobotanical Garden. The 2.3 ha (5.6 acre) garden was established in 1993, and has since collected more than a thousand species of native plants. Wandering the lush garden, you can experience Oaxaca’s distinct ecosystems and their different types of vegetation. On a guided tour of the botanical garden, you can learn interesting facts about the area’s history and geography, and gain a better understanding of the plants and their uses. Enjoy the picturesque paths of the convent courtyard, and see numerous varieties of agaves and cactuses. PutEthnobotanical Garden into our Oaxaca vacation app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • All these plants and trees were re-planted in this garden in 1994. The tour is great but make sure you go on a day you can get an English guide if your Spanish is not very good.  more »
  • The garden is absolutely wonderful: it's divided between the tropical or wet (with tropical plants) and dry areas (with cactuses). The visit can be made in english, spanish, german or french every...  more »
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