Discover 5,000 varieties of plants Bhutan

Previously known as the "Valley of Medicinal Herbs", Bhutan will surprise botanists with its impressive range of flora: 350 medicinal plants and more than 5,000 varieties of listed plants. In the forests, you frequently find plants reaching several feet high, such as the giant rhubarb; you should come in the springtime if you want to fully benefit from the flowering of rhododendrons, magnolia and juniper.

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    5,000 varieties of plants

    Bhutan's national flower is the blue poppy, a very delicate flower that can grow to be about three feet tall, and blooms only once.

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    5,000 varieties of plants
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    5,000 varieties of plants
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    5,000 varieties of plants
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