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    Ethno Botanical Garden
    The Ark Herb Farm lays nestled on the side of the Barva volcano overlooking the San Jose valley. With an altitude of 1200 meters. and a year round growing season this 7.5 hectare botanical garden has a multitude of varieties of plants.
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    Ethno Botanical Garden
    Over 1000 varieties including collections of
    Bamboo, Palms, Fruit Trees, and 300 medicinal plants.
    From our farm you can enjoy a beautiful view of Cost Rica's Central Valley, and you will be sharing it with the different species of birds and butterflies that find refuge in our land.
  • /
    Ethno Botanical Garden
    Over 1000 varieties including collections of
    \Bamboo, Palms, Fruit Trees, and 300 medicinal plants.
    From our farm you can enjoy a beautiful view of Cost Rica's Central Valley, and you will be sharing it with the different species of birds and butterflies that find refuge in our land.

Some facts About Us

For 25 years Tommy Thomas has amassed one of the largest collections of herbs, plants, and flowers in Central America. It is a focal point for doctors, herbalists, botanists, tourists and all the plant lovers in Costa Rica.

One has the choice of an educational tour filled with anecdotes and stories or just spending a few hours strolling around the farm enjoying the view, the smells, and the beauty of nature in the Ark Herb Farm’s gardens.

Plants are marked with symbols signifying their uses, such as medicinal, colorants, food, poisonous, culinary, crafts, ornamental, wood, fragrance and more.

The Ark Herb Farm also offers fresh produce and potted plants.

Come visit us and enjoy a truly unique experience.
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