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“12000 different plants are not available everywhere.” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Orto Botanico di Palermo

Orto Botanico di Palermo
Via Lincoln, 2/A, 90123 Palermo, Sicily, Italy (Tribunali)
+39 091 23891236
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Ranked #38 of 155 Attractions in Palermo
Type: Gardens
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Milan, Italy
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“12000 different plants are not available everywhere.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

If you are interested in botanic, you shall absolutely see the Orto Botanico. Due to particular ambient conditions and plants , there are resident also green parrots

Visited November 2012
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Bologna, Italy
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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“If you are a fan”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

If you are a fan of Mediterranean flora this is the place for you to visit. We were there on a sunny afternoon and thoroughly enjoyed study different specimen and Italian herbs

Visited October 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Pleasant”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

To be honest, was too hot to enjoy fully. Appreciated the diverse range of plant species but OMG got stung so much by mosquitoes. Beware. Wear full length clothing or bring an insect zapper.

Visited June 2012
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Shropshire
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
“Refuge from the city bustle”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

The park is a cool oasis in the heat of the city. The plants are interesting but the main attraction is the shady paths under scented plants and trees. There were plenty of seats for a rest and it never felt crowded despite the large numbers entering the gates.
A great place to recharge your batteries!

Visited October 2012
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Wing, United Kingdom
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“Peaceful”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

Very peaceful and pleasant gardens, lots of shade on a hot day. Some quite unusual plants & trees of interest to the botanically-minded.

Visited September 2012
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