Government Botanical Gardens, Ooty – Wikipedia

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Botanical Garden in Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Botanical Garden, Ooty, India
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Botanical Garden View in Ooty, Tamil Nadu.

The Government Botanical Garden is a botanical garden in Udhagamandalam, near Coimbatore(Ooty), Tamil Nadu state, India laid out in 1848.[3] The Gardens, divided into several sections, cover an area of around 55 hectares, and lie on the lower slopes of Doddabetta peak.[4] The garden has a terraced layout. It is maintained by the Tamil Nadu Horticulture Department.[5]

It ascends the slopes of the hill at an elevation of 2250–2500 metres above Mean Sea Level.[2] The garden enjoys a temperate climate, with an average rainfall of 140 cm, the most of which is received during south-west monsoon, with frosty nights from November to February. The maximum and minimum temperatures are 28 °C and 0 °C respectively.[6]


The Government Botanical Garden, Udhagamandalm was established in 1848.

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