Orchid propagation training at MNT

Saturday November 18th, 2017, the Montserrat National Trust hosted a training on how to propagate orchids by seeds. Nicolas Tirard, project manager at the Trust and who organized this workshop as part of the EU funded project “A nursery for endemics and key native species”, presented to the participants the orchid family and gave brief…

Announce closing 9 July 2017

The Montserrat National Trust would like to inform the public that the Botanic garden will be closed until July 9th, 2017 due to earthworks in the garden.  

Joe Sturge

The Passing of the late Joseph Sturge VIII

Montserrat National Trust lost one of its benefactors with the passing of Joseph Sturge VIII, earlier this month. Mr Sturge is the descendant of Joseph Sturge VI, a lifelong Quaker, who worked tirelessly for, and was a prominent figure in the anti-slavery movement. After slavery was abolished in 1834, the conditions of the slaves did…