Latitude and longitude of Sukhumi botanical garden

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Sukhumi Botanical Garden is one of the oldest botanical gardens in the Caucasus. It was founded in 1840 as Sukhum-Kale Military-Botanical Garden by the head of the Russian Black Sea fortification line N. N. Rayevsky with the purpose of the introduction of new plants in the region (particularly tea and citrus fruits). It was ravaged by Turkish forces in 1853-55 and 1877-78 in the course of the Russo-Turkish wars.

Latitude: 43° 00' 21.24" N
Longitude: 41° 01' 17.76" E

Nearest city to this article: Sukhumi

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GPS coordinates of Sukhumi botanical garden, Georgia

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