I have to store some polygons in a MySQL database. The polygons are in Plate Carrée (ESPG 32662) projection, but I also tried to first converting them to the usual latitude-longitude projection (ESPG 4326) and it did not work either.

First I upload the shapely polygon to the database:

polygon_text = my_shapely_polygon.to_wkt()
query = f"""
                INSERT INTO
                    lands (polygon_id, geometry)
                    ({id}, ST_GeomFromText({polygon_text}));

The type of the column geometry in the database is set to POLYGON. However, when I retrieve the geometry and do


I get a point, not a polygon. The same thing happens if I try to upload the polygon as WKB.

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