The Botanical Garden in Dushanbe, Tajikistan in Central Asia is large and extensive. The entrance gate is prominent with a Persepolis gateway.
The Botanical Garden mainly focuses on a collection of mature deciduous trees along wide walkways and paths.
It also features a series of fitness stations, many designed for children.
On Saturday afternoons, the Botanical Garden hosts local musical artists in the many elaborate wooden pavilions.
Photographer: Martina Nicolls