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A very beautiful place near Kandy, the Peradeniya botanical garden.
It is one of the largest botanical gardens in Sri Lanka that enjoys a cool climate of Kandy 500 meters above sea level. The garden has a collection of orchids, medicinal plants, palm trees, and many more. The total area given to the botanical garden is 147 acres with around 200 days of annual rainfall.

Annually over one million of natural lovers including many small children are coming to the garden. Here you can take photos of this marvelous natural environment and experience the bio diversity of Peradeniya botanical garden. It's a great place for hiking, watching birds, butterflies, colorful flowers and feeling the comfort of the cool environment.
As the garden has an amazing collection of medicinal plants, many students and the visitors who are interested in Ayurveda practices come here to get the knowledge of those valuable plants.

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  • Copyright: Marina Sh (marina7) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 645 W: 48 N: 1221] (8051)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2013-02-14
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/8, 1/125 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2013-11-24 7:43
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