Antigua and Barbuda From A Plant Perspective At The Verandah Resort

Kerwin McKenzie Hotel Review 4 Comments

 

Caribbean Horticulture As Told By Ray At The Verandah Resort in Antigua and Barbuda

 

Verandah Resort Antigua and Barbuda - Elite Islands Resorts

Verandah Resort Antigua and Barbuda – Elite Islands Resorts

 

 

Having grown up in the Caribbean, I take a lot of natural things regarding nature for granted as I grew up with them all around me. But as I travel, I realize that some people have no idea what things are as they’ve never seen them before. In this case Caribbean plants.

 

As I continue my series on meeting people and telling their stories on my YouTube Channel, here’s Ray’s.

 

I ran into Ray, who is the Landscape Manager at the beautiful Verandah Resort and Spa in Antigua and Barbuda. ( I was guest of the resort and the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism and Traverse Events from the U.K.).

 

He was kind enough to give me a quick unplanned 8 minutes tour of the property from a horticultural perspective. And I learned a tremendous amount just from this short tour.

 

Come ride with me and enjoy. Can you recognize any of the plants? You can also find additional information about Antigua and Barbuda here.

 

 

 

 

 

Verandah Resort and Spa – Manila Palms

 

 

 

Verandah Resort and Spa - Arrowhead Croton

Verandah Resort and Spa – Arrowhead Croton

 

 

Verandah Resort and Spa - The Dancing Lady

Verandah Resort and Spa – The Dancing Lady

 

 

 

 

 

Verandah Resort - The Nursery

Verandah Resort – The Nursery

 

 

The Verandah Resort has interline rates, contact me for details.

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