Andromeda Botanic Gardens, Barbados
A wide range of courses is available at Andromeda Botanic Gardens. Passiflora Ltd is responsible for the development of the educational facility. Click here for a brochure
Available courses include:
Let's Get Growing Workshop
Introduction to Garden Design
Plants and Planting Design
Garden and Planting Design
NVQ/CVQ Amenity Horticulture Level 1
Admission: Courses run by Passiflora Ltd are available to everybody over the age of 18 and at the discretion of the course tutors.
Tropical Ornamental Plants - Course Facilitator Prof Sean Carrington, University of the West Indies. Please email for details.
For information about the cooperation between Andromeda Botanic Gardens and The University of the West Indies click here
the nine week period (3rd July - 1st Sept) your children will grow a range of
herbs, vegetables and flowers. Not only will they grow them, they will learn
about them, draw them and taste them! There will be plenty of activities and,
of course, they will take their produce home. Click on the image for details.
Andromeda Botanic Gardens is owned by the Barbados National Trust and managed by Passiflora Ltd.
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