Jamaica, one of, if not the most beautifully bio diverse islands in the Caribbean is a garden enthusiast’s dream with a variety of unique plant and floral varieties that thrive in the rich soil climate. The newly launched “Essence of Jamaica” experience includes a variety of enlightening tours for guests. Highlighted in today’s blog is a unique Spice and Fruit Garden Tour that occurs every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:30am. Jamaica Inn is known for its stunning landscape and has over 200 tropical and sub-tropical plant and fruit tree varieties.

Garden Tour

Garden Tours 

Our head gardener Mr. Henry carries guests on a property walk teaching guests about various fruit, spice and plant varieties including Jamaican jerk spices such as pimento and flora and fauna unique to the Jamaican landscape.

Some of the plant and fruit varieties at Jamaica Inn:

Fruit:

  • Banana
  • Pimento
  • Almond
  • Lime
  • Ackee
  • Avocado
  • Breadfruit
  • Naseberry (Sapodilla)
  • June Plum
  • Mango
  • Coconut

Plant varieties:

  • Hibiscus
  • Croton
  • Bouganvillea
  • Travellers Palm
  • Ginger lily
  • Orchid varieties
  • Heliconia
  • Ixora
  • Plumbago
  • Star Jasmine

Mr. Henry looks forward to welcoming you  to share the benefits of our garden’s fruits and vegetables and provide tips & tricks for cooking with them at home. Ensure to sign up for this unique tour with us on your next visit here with us!

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