Spread over 240 acres of land, the Lalbagh Botanical garden is positioned at the coronary heart of the metropolis of Bangalore. It derives its call from phrases, 'lal' meaning pink, 'bagh' that means garden and is so referred to as because of the abundance of purple roses aplenty. The history of the lawn dates returned to the generation of Hyder Ali, a ruler of old Mysore. inside the yr 1760, Hyder Ali made a personal lawn in an area of 40 acres which changed into similarly advanced by way of his son Tipu Sultan. It became given the repute of a government Botanical garden in 1856.
It accommodates the largest series of India’s uncommon tropical vegetation, many historic trees, a decorated flower clock and an imaginary lawn surrounded by using Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs. moreover, tourists can enjoy the beauty of a glasshouse, that is inspired by using London’s Crystal Palace, one in all Kempegowda’s watch towers, a peaceful lake and a topiary park as properly. The botanical garden is internationally well-known for its scientific study and conservation of flowers. For botany students, the region offers sufficient studying opportunities as uncommon species of plants are preserved here.