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The Yeruham Iris Nature Reserve

It is said that the Yeruham Iris Nature Reserve owes its founding and publicity to a few soldiers from a near by military camp who have discovered in it a magnificent collection of the Yeruham Iris flowers. This is a rare species, which was declared a separate species from the Negev Iris only a few decades ago. In time, this place turned into a Nature Reserve, which attracts to it many travelers during the spring. The Yeruham Iris Nature Reserve spreads over more than 500 dunams and alongside these beautiful Irises grow on it also many other species of flowers. The Yeruham Iris Nature Reserve also offers two short and marked walking trails (please note that going off the trails may harm the flowers that have not yet started to blossom). And if you are already here, you can finish the trip with a picnic at the nearby Yeruham Park. Arrival through road number 204 toward the Masu'a military camp.
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it is recommended to verify the opening hours and entrance requirements with the site itself
 ●  Children   ●   Free admission  ● 
Address: near Yeruham
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