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Nezahat Gokyigit Botanik Bahcesi
Turkey - Istanbul
Institution Code: TEMA
International Agenda Registration: Y
BGCI Member: Y
About the Nezahat Gokyigit Botanik Bahcesi
Privately funded (ANG Foundation) Botanic Garden in a motorway intersection. Parcels of land connected by tunnels or foot bridges.Situated on the Asian side of Istanbul in a rapidly developing residential area.
Large Turkish geophyte collection.
Children's garden. Schools programmes. Medicinal, aromatic, economic, edible and dye plants garden. 18cent. mansion garden, scale model of the Bosphorus, amphitheatre. Arboretum and oak collection under development.