The number of plant species in the overall flora of Europe is 12,000. This figure is around 9,500 only in Turkey. This proud figure rises even more when it comes to endemic plants. Endemic plants grow naturally only in limited areas in the world.
500 of 600 “endemic” plant species in the Mediterranean Region grow in and around Antalya. Botanical researches indicate more than 118 valuable plant species in Belek. This makes Belek a biological heritage for the entire humankind.