Iran with different types of climate and topography is home to unique fauna and flora. For instance, the reverse tulips are one of the most beautiful and amazing flowers which can be found in central Iran during May and June.
Inverted tulips or “Fritillaria” is one of the 120,000 identified plants in Iran. There are more than 170 species of tulips grow naturally in the country. It is said that the tulip has some remedial use for arthritis and rheumatic pain.
Reverse Tulips Festival in Iran
If you are planning to visit Iran during this duration and have an interest in seeing the fields of flower, there are more centralized in Isfahan Province, especially in Khansar County and Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province in the Zagros Mountain range.
Every year, from the middle of April till the end of May, many festivals are been held so people could go and enjoy seeing the beautiful fields of tulips. During this period, a lot of travelers visit areas where this wonderful flower blooms.
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