Kyrgyz Flora

Flora is rather rich in Kyrgyzstan. In the north there are steppes, meadow-steppes, and meadow with bushes and forests covering this part of Kyrgyzstan. In the south there are deserts and semi-deserts, climate is dry. Travelling at high altitudes of Kyrgyzstan you will not meet trees. There are different plant in Kyrgyzstan that grow in mountains especially. 600 species are wild ones - rhubarb, saltwort, and barberries are valued in Kyrgyzstan. 200 species are medical ones - coltsfoot, sea buckthorn, St John's wort, horsetail, Turkestan thermopsis and origanum. Making tours in Kyrgyzstan forests, you have an opportunity to witness tulips and edelweiss, Siberian fir, Schrenk's fir, and juniper. The latter locals in Kyrgyzstan use as a mean to get away evil souls.

Flora of Kyrgyzstan is represented by the greatest walnut forest Arslanbob. It is the biggest in the world and most visited in Kyrgyzstan. There are various trees growing here besides walnut: Wild apple, cherry trees, and pear. All famous sites in Kyrgyzstan are connected to legends of existence - Arslanbob is thought to be created by Alexander the Great and the other states Prophet Muhammad to be the ones to give it to grow.

In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan you should treat flora appropriately. Our managers are glad to describe all details of car rent and rules of behavior in Kyrgyzstan. We are glad to offer you to visit our website and get more information about Kyrgyzstan. And we welcome you! Have an unforgettable holiday in Kyrgyzstan of great mountains with car rent!