Teaching Teachers to Garden

Last week, the Gibraltar Horticultural Society and the Gibraltar Botanic Gardens jointly hosted a session to teach schoolteachers about horticulture.  The session was very well supported by teachers from a wide cross-section of Gibraltar’s education system, from infant schools to comprehensives.  During a busy…

Alameda Excels on TripAdvisor

The Gibraltar Botanic Gardens have been awarded a certificate of excellence for 2015 by TripAdvisor, with a very high average rating by guests of 4.5/5.  The comments posted in the overwhelmingly positive reviews range from compliments regarding the aesthetics of the Alameda to the…

Glasshouse Progress

Construction of the new glasshouse at the Gibraltar Botanic Gardens is well underway.  Recently, an impressive rock feature was installed, using large rocks of Gibraltar limestone.  The feature protrudes through the wall into the two sections of the glasshouse, and will be used to…