Tropical Agriculture Research Station, Mayaguez

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Garden · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
USDA-ARS Tropical Agriculture Research Station or TARS is an USDA-ARS agricultural research center with well known botanical garden in the city of Mayag├╝ez, in Puerto Rico. Maricao, in Puerto Rico. Its code of international recognition as a botanical institution, as well as the initials of its herbarium is MAYAG.
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  • Lots of labeled trees, bushes, etc. Great walking guided tour--get a map from room 204 of the office first (you are required to register). Free. A plant lover's paradise. We saw lots of plants...  more »
  • We stopped for a short visit during a quick trip around the island. The staff were friendly. The tour is self-guided so you go at your own pace and learn as much as you are willing to read. So...  more »
  • Very pleasant place to walk around and see exotic fruits. Just check in with the information desk and they'll give you a map. I'm sure they lost some trees during Maria, but it no longer looks hurricane-damaged at all.
  • Very nice plants.

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