The St. Vincent & The Grenadines Botanical Garden 250th Anniversary, Science Symposium.


"The Socioeconomic development of St. Vincent & The Grenadines through the scientific contributions of the Botanical Garden over 250 years."


Venue: National Insurance Services Conference Room 1st July, 2015


 Topic & Featured Speaker:


  • Genomic classification and characteristics of the "Bligh Breadfruit" and the breadfruit family

                   (Dr. Nyree Zerega from the Chicago Botanical Garden)



  • History and Contribution of the Botanical Gardens in SVG and the Caribbean




  • The SVG Botanical Garden as propagation and Plant dissemination center: Its economic importance to the agricultural sector

                         (Mr. Philmore Isaacs former Chief Agricultural Officer)




  • The Future of the SVG Botanical Garden

           (Mr. Gordon Shallow, Curator of the)







Government of SVG



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