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. Put Ethnobotanical 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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  • The garden is a jewel in the historic centre. Worth re orrerli and also to appreciate the environment. It is better to visit him at a time when low heat.
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  • Wonderful collection of plants and valuable information to be had on this tour. Our english speaking guide, Carol, was entertaining, educated, and in command! Be sure and keep up with the guide, as th...  more »
  • This garden adjacent to the cathedral has an interesting history. The guide shares this along with the biology and uses of the plants. A very pleasant way to spend a few hours, and much more interesti...  more »
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