The Famous Cactus Garden

The Sailana state has a world-famous cactus garden featuring over 1200 species of cacti. These were imported from different countries, primarily from America. This is possibly the largest collection in Asia.

The Cactus garden is just 20 km from Ratlam. The garden is about 50 years old and superbly maintained.

The Garden

The entrance to the Cactus garden is truly a magical experience. It is truly amazing to see the desert plant in different forms, shapes and sizes. The friendly gardener familiarizes visitors with the names and lifespans of the various cactus found there. Some of them are The Old Man cactus, Bell cactus, Bulb cactus, Snake cactus; Peacock feather cactus amongst others.