Asia’s largest outdoor cactus garden is located in India. Many tourists come from far and wide to see this garden. The Cactus Garden is located in the heart of Panchkula, a satellite city of Chandigarh. Let us tell you some special things about it today.
Why was the cactus garden created?
The purpose behind making this garden is to preserve the endangered species of cactus. Apart from this, tourists have to be attracted towards this garden. There are more than 2500 species of cactus and succulent plants in this garden. The garden also houses an archive, one of the largest in the world.
The Cactus Garden houses some endangered species and some rare species as well. This garden is a great source of attraction not only for tourists but also for botanists.
New name of cactus garden
This garden was earlier known as the Cactus Garden, but after some time the name of this garden was changed to National Cactus and Succulent Botanical Garden and Research Center, but even today most people know it by the name of Cactus Garden.
In this cactus garden built on 8 acres, there are varieties of succulent plants and cactus from many countries like America, Mexico etc.