Andromeda Botanic Gardens, Barbados
Andromeda Botanic Gardens is owned by the Barbados National Trust and managed by Passiflora Ltd. Mission statement. Passiflora Ltd.’s aim is to provide quality education and training in all aspects of garden and landscape design, horticulture and to encourage the use of sustainable practices. As the company responsible for Andromeda Botanic Gardens, it aims to manage this historic site in accordance with the wishes of Iris Bannochie and its legal obligations to the Barbados National Trust.
Iris Bannochie created a garden with dual roles - a pleasure garden and a botanic garden.
Andromeda Botanic Gardens will continue to delight visitors with its undeniable beauty and will fulfil its role as a botanic garden, defined as follows:
"Botanic gardens are institutions holding documented collections of living plants for the purposes of scientific research, conservation, display and education." International Agenda for Botanic Gardens in Conservation.
Andromeda is open!
Free for locals! Overseas visitors, please come. We need your support.
Welcome Stampers Special - Pay once for three months unlimited returns!
Donations appreciated, not demanded!
Reservations preferred and walk-ins welcome.
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Overseas visitors, please come and help keep Andromeda, a unique part of our heritage, open and free for locals forever! We desperately need your support.
Reservations preferred and walk-ins welcome!
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We have started a GoFundMe fundraiser. The link takes you directly to our page GoFundMe. Thank you!
ENTRANCE FEES INCLUDE ONE MONTH UNLIMITED RETURNS
CHILDREN with paying parent FREE BARBADOS NATIONAL TRUST members FREE
RHS (UK) members FREE
English/Scottish NT members/Caricom Half Price
Students with ID BD$20
Other special rates available - please enquire
The BBC Gardeners World Team Frances, Louise and Mark
Andromeda Botanic Gardens - "The best garden in Barbados, by far!"
Andromeda reopened on Wednesday 10th November!
Please support the original, authentic, organic and historic 1950s Barbadian garden created by our most influential gardener Iris Bannochie.
We desperately need your support.
(Updated November 2021)
The management team at Andromeda Botanic Gardens is committed to inclusivity. All visitors will be treated with warmth and respect regardless of gender, class, colour, age, nationality, sexual orientation and all false divisions that can separate us. Diversity is our strength as people, and we aim to provide a safe and welcoming space for all.
Bathsheba, St Joseph 248 0190 firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Daily For All: 10am-4pm (last entrance) and all bank holidays. Closed Christmas Day Only