Barbados In A Nutshell 2019 - 2020

91 Sightseeing Flower Forest “This stunning forest punctuated with exotic tropical blooms brings peace and energy to those who visit.” Located within a 53-acre nature reserve 750 ft. above sea level in the scenic Scotland District, the Flower Forest Botanical Garden offers visitors a golden opportunity to enjoy a close-up view of rare and exotic tropical blooms and foliage, while also admiring spectacular panoramic vistas of the east coast. At any time of day, a cool shady stroll through the mature forest reveals majestic palms and a variety of specialist hybrid flowers, many of which have been included in the Barbados Horticultural Society’s Gold Medal exhibits at the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show in London. With its magnificent natural beauty, the Flower Forest can provide an ideal location for weddings and events. With several distinct areas, the garden offers up something new throughout the year. A Café serves light lunches such as delicious flying fish and salad, snacks, cold drinks and teas. Open 8am - 4pm daily Tel: (246) 433 8152 Photos: Andrew Hulsmeier Angela’s famous fish cakes Etlingera hemispherica “Flower Forest” A walk through this magnificent tropical forest reveals a close-up view of rare and exotic tropical blooms and foliage with lovely birdsong.