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 garden design, horticulture and aspects of ethnobotany. As the company responsible for Andromeda Botanic Gardens, it aims to manage this historic site in accordance with the wishes of Iris Bannochie; its legal obligations to the Barbados National Trust; and to comply with the mandates of authentic botanical institutions. It also aims to ensure Andromeda Botanic Gardens is a fully inclusive community space.

Events! ​Back in September

Andromeda Botanic Gardens, Barbados

1. Common Plants and Plant Types – trees, shrubs, palms, climbers, herbaceous perennials, annuals.
2. Elements of Planting Design – texture, form and line.
3. Principles of Planting Design – balance, rhythm, focal points, scale and proportion, unity (harmony),
variety (contrast).
4. Colour.
5. Planting Combinations
6. Planting Design in Practice
7. Planting Plans – A Brief Overview.

Do you want to learn how to create stunning planting combinations? This intensive workshop is for you! Join our curator for an informative journey into planting design.

Only BD$95pp​

Dates TBC 2023 2024  
Bathsheba, St Joseph 433 9384​ 
Open Daily For All: 9.30am (earlier if requested)-4.30pm (last entrance, stay for as long as you wish) and all bank holidays. ​Just turn up - booking not required.​ Closed Christmas Day Only. ​

We start the new series of courses, workshops and lectures with the launch of the ABC,
​the Andromeda Botanical Committee and its first lecture.
​This event is free and there are limited spaces available.