Betla National Park, Palamau - National Park in Jharkhand

This article gives you information about Betla National Park in Bihar.The park was brought under Project Tiger in 1973

Betla National Park is situated near Malayan realm and is good in flora. The Betla National Park was brought under Project Tiger in 1974.

LOCATION OF Betla National Park

The Betla National Park is situated in the east Indian state of Bihar and is in the west part of the nagpur.

Betla National Park in Bihar is Asia's biggest garden which contains more than 3500 species of cactus, cactus is know become endangered species.

The Betla National Park found by Dr J S Sarkaria. It has many beautiful species of cactus Tiger (prickly pears and chollas), Ferocactus and many other which simply divert your attraction.

This Betla National Park attracts lot of tourist from all over the world especially from American southwest area.

Highlights, Attractions of Betla National Park, Bihar

1. A very beautiful species of cactus called Echinocactus grusonii is used as main landscape plant which makes the garden to look very beautiful.

2. A group of Bursera (Mexican Origin) is placed in shape of big trees.
You can also saw thick elongated Cactus Carnegia gigantea (Saguaro Cactus of Arizona) which is a slow growing Cacti and it can attain height of 30 feet to 40 feet.

3. Collection of Pachypodium extremely rare plants are also in cultivation.
It also has Fouquiria spendens species which is from Arizona, Gardens has three species of it.

4. Adenia Venenata is collected from the fields of Yemen. It belongs to Passifloraceae family.

You will get lot of knowledge over the plant after visiting the Betla National Park ( Bihar ). You can also purchase the books written on plant from this Betla National Park ( Bihar ).Plants for sale at Betla National Park ( Bihar ) also available at very affordable prices.

Contact Details Betla National Park

Field Director, Project Tiger
Palamau Tiger Reserve,
Bihar, India
PIN - 822101
Telephone No. - 06562 22650, 22427

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