What did the Hanging Garden like?



The Hanging Gardens of Babylon was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. There was a series of gardens containing trees, shrubs and many more. The gardens were like a large green mountain.


They were earlier to have been built in the ancient city of Babylon near  Hillah, Babil province. The Babylonian priest Berossus writing  were quoted  had attributed the gardens to the Neo-Babylonian king Nebuchadnezzar II.

Nebuchadnezzar II built the Hanging Gardens for his  Queen Amytis.  He  has built a grand palace to be known as “The Marvel of the Mankind”.

The Hanging Gardens  were mythical. They were found in ancient Greek and Roman writers including Strabo, Diodorus Siculus and Quintus Curtius Rufus reflects an eastern garden.


I will be writing daily for the NaBloPoMo and this is my post for day 22


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