This module is the first in our Botanic Garden Basics series and looks at how we define a botanic garden. 

By the end of this module you will:

  • Be able to define a botanic garden
  • Understand the history of botanic gardens
  • Understand why botanic gardens are important
  • Recognise the different key roles that a botanic garden plays
  • Understand what a vision and mission is and how to develop one for your organisation

Audience: Those who are interested in setting up or developing a botanic garden

Level: Foundation

Length: 3 hours

Access for BGCI members: Free (please use enrollment key which can be found in the members newsletter or contact BGCI). Click on the course title to begin.

Access for non BGCI members: Please contact BGCI for more information)