Seetawaka

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Seetawaka Wet Zone Botanical Garden was established in 2014, making it the latest botanic garden to be established in Sri Lanka. The moisture and the water that the plants and flowers need is supplied from a stream that runs through the garden. This botanical garden is not just an attraction to the country, but it […]

Mirijjawila

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The botanical garden at Mirijjawila is a relatively new addition to the botanical gardens in Sri Lanka. Spanning for 300 acres, Mirijjawila Botanical Garden was established in 2013. The botanical garden is open all year round for the public and the specialty of this garden is that unlike all the other botanical gardens in Sri […]

Peradeniya

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The Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya has a history of more than a several centuries’ worth of stories attached to it. It was formerly established in 1843 with flowers and plants that were brought from many places in Sri Lanka. This botanical garden is the main botanical garden in Sri Lanka, and attracts many visitors […]

Henarathgoda

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Henarathgoda Botanical Garden is situated in Gampaha, closer to Colombo than any other botanical garden in Sri Lanka. This garden was first started as a place to cultivate rubber in the 19th century. Now a traveler can see many valuable plants and flora here as it was later turned into a botanical garden. This botanical […]

Hakgala

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Hakgala Botanical Garden is the second largest botanical garden in Sri Lanka. Situated near Nuwara Eliya, this Garden was officially made into a garden in the year 1884. There are many flower gardens that a traveler can visit in this botanical garden, and garden flowers are also available to be purchased as well. There are […]

Gardens in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has diverse flora with most of the plant species found in tropical and sub-tropical areas. The island hosts a great deal of plant species in its botanic gardens. Five state-run botanical gardens preserve the nurseries of this diversified flora. Tropical rainforests are natural preservers of this flora. Most of these plants and trees […]