The district lies in the Himalayas boundary fault zones and earthquakes of moderate to high intensity have occurred in the past. It is well connected to Delhi, Haryana, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh. Restaurants near Sarkaria Cactus Garden, Panchkula on Tripadvisor: Find traveller reviews and candid photos of dining near Sarkaria Cactus Garden in Panchkula, Haryana. The district also receives winter rains from the western disturbance. [24] As of 2008, 80 MLD of water is supplied to Panchkula city, and it is treated by chlorination. According to the 2011 Census, Panchkula is governed by a municipal council,[10] but it has since upgraded to the status of a municipal corporation. Review of Sarkaria Cactus Garden. Spring: It lasts from February-end to early-April. Panchkula is a planned city and district headquarter in the Panchkula district, part of Ambala division in Haryana, India. Temperatures usually remain between 10° to 22° in autumn. 551 likes. A cactus (plural cacti, cactuses, or less commonly, cactus) is a member of the plant family Cactaceae, a family comprising about 127 genera with some 1750 known species of the order Caryophyllales. The soils in the district are mainly light loam. Sarkaria Cactus Garden, Panchkula Resim: Cactus Garden, Panchkula - Tripadvisor üyelerinin 4.549 gerçek Sarkaria Cactus Garden fotoğrafına ve videosuna bakın. It is very popular as more than 3500 species of cactus are seen here and an apt destination to enjoy the vacations with family. The city was planned and developed by the state of Haryana in the 1970s. Sarkaria Cactus Garden, Panchkula: See 86 reviews, articles, and 152 photos of Sarkaria Cactus Garden, ranked No.3 on Tripadvisor among 17 attractions in Panchkula. According to the 2011 Census of India, the people of the city are mainly Punjabi Hindu, with substantial Sikh and Muslim minorities. Book from 32 Hotels Near Cactus Garden. In the 1750s, it fell to eventually a fief to Sirmur State, but became independent in 1804. The maximum amount of rain received by the city of Panchkula during monsoon season is 195.5  mm in a single day. The mountains and hills of Kasauli are clearly visible from Panchkula. Age(s) of Children ; Add a room | … Sarkaria Cactus Garden: cactus.. Worlsd.... Must Seee - See 86 traveler reviews, 152 candid photos, and great deals for Panchkula, India, at Tripadvisor. It is a planned city like Chandigarh, with a sector system. [25], Panchkula also produces 115 MT (metric tons or 1000 kgs) of waste per day, out of which only about 40 MT is processed. The underground water level is generally high in the southern parts and low in north and north-east which is hilly tract. This article is about the municipality in India. [21] The city is divided into 20 wards for the purpose of administration,[22][23] and is built over an area of 32.6 square km. Opuntias, Ferocactus, Agaves, Columnar cacti, Echinocereus and Mammillarias are some of the varieties of cactus which one can see while exploring the garden. The Cactus Garden is located in Sector 5, Panchkula Haryana. Usually, the rain-bearing monsoon winds blow from south-west/south-east. [12], Panchkula municipality is governed under the Haryana Municipal Act, 1973. A visit to Panchkula is incomplete without making a trip to the Cactus Garden. The word "cactus" derives, through Latin, from the Ancient Greek κάκτος, kaktos, a name originally used by Theophrastus for a spiny plant whose identity is now not certain. 554 likes. Sarkaria Cactus Garden, HUDA, Panchkula, Panchkula, India. Beautiful place to visit. [15] In December, 2019, he was transferred and replaced by IAS Sumedha Kataria. The city also has a community composting facility, material recovery facility and biogas plant. Sector 5 is the heart of city, it almost lies in the centre and is surrounded by 8 sectors. Cactus garden in sector 5 Panchkulais perhaps is largest cactus garden of Asia in which number and types of cactus are grown. Showing 1-11 of 11 messages. There are various tourist attractions in and around Panchkula including: Panchkula has its own Sports Complex in Sector 3 includes Tau Devi Lal Cricket Stadium, Panchkula Golf Course, Olympic Athletic Track and other multi-purpose facilities for sports. For its namesake district, see, The total population of Panchkula as of 2020 is 6.27 lakhs, Learn how and when to remove this template message, National Cactus and Succulent Botanical Garden and Research Centre, Jatayu Conservation Breeding Centre, Pinjore, "Upinder Walia is 1st mayor of Panchkula MC", "Ahluwalia is Panchkula's first woman Mayor", "World Weather Information Service - Chandigarh", http://www.census2011.co.in/census/city/29-panchkula.html, "Badal wants back Punjabi speaking areas of Haryana from new BJP govt - Times of India", "Census of India Haryana Town Amenities (Excel Row 5)", "Ambala Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Ambala Election Result 2019 | Ambala Winning MP & Party | Ambala Lok Sabha Seat", "Haryana Vidhan Sabha Speaker Gian Chand Gupta tests positive for coronavirus", "Municipal Corporation, Panchkula | District Administration Panchkula, Government of Haryana, India | India", "Census India PR Cities 1 Lakh and Above", "Panchkula MC commissioner Rajesh Jogpal transferred", "Upinder Walia is new mayor of Panchkula MC", "Ahluwalia is Panchkula's first woman Mayor - Indian Express", "Leaders welcome direct election for Mayor", "Panchkula councillors spring to action with polls around the corner | Chandigarh News - Times of India", "Panchkula civic body bifurcated, Kalka to have its own council", "Seven wards of Panchkula MC reserved for women", "Water Supply Status | Public Health Engineering Department, Haryana, India", "Solid Waste Management Practices in Urban India - National Institute of Urban Affairs Report", "Town and Country Planning Department, Haryana", "Panchkula: 'City of Generals' gets 2 more after 'farewell to arms, Sarasvati Civilisation (Indus Valley Civilization - IVC), National Parks & Wildlife Sanctuaries of Haryana, Peacock & Chinkara Breading Centre, Jhabua, Vulture and Sparrow Conservation and Breeding Centre, Pinjore, Ch. The city hosts the Chandimandir Cantonment, the headquarters of the Western Command of the Indian Army. Nada Sahib (named after Nada Shah who was a disciple of Guru Gobind Singh, 2 km south east of Panchkula), Lakhnaur Sahib (native place of Mata Gujri mother of Guru Gobind Singh, has a charpai belonging to Guru Gobind Singh, 6 kilometres south of Ambala), Panjokhra Sahib (visited by the 8th guru of Sikhs Guru Har Krishan, 8 km east of Ambala) and Haryoli (temple of Rishis Markandeya hold an annual fair in September–October where he meditated to lord Shiva at the age of 12, located 15 km to southeast of Ambala Cantonment) are the popular ancient religious sites.[6]. Some were so large that they had to be staked. Only the Sirsa river, in Kalka Tehsil flows towards the north-west. Cactus Garden (Sector 5 (city centre)). [8], Coordinates: 30°41′52″N 76°51′04″E / 30.697767°N 76.85106°E / 30.697767; 76.85106, Land and people of Indian states and union territories: in 36 volumes, Indigenous Cactus biodiversity: A viable genetic resource to fulfill multiform needs under rainfed ecosystems, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=National_Cactus_and_Succulent_Botanical_Garden_and_Research_Centre&oldid=985334333, Tourist attractions in Panchkula district, Infobox mapframe without OSM relation ID on Wikidata, All Wikipedia articles written in Indian English, Articles lacking reliable references from May 2011, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, National Cactus and Succulent Botanical Garden, This page was last edited on 25 October 2020, at 10:32. Sarkaria Cactus Garden: cactus can be beautiful - See 86 traveler reviews, 152 candid photos, and great deals for Panchkula, India, at Tripadvisor. 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