October Half Term at Ventnor Botanic

Something exciting is happening this half term at Ventnor Botanic. Take a visit and explore the secret gardens. Follow our Spooky trail through the twisting pathways to find those haunting surprises. Sit back at relax in the Plantation Room with a delicious spiced...

Fit for a Queen!

Check out this four-page spread titled ‘Fit for a Queen’ talking about Queen Victoria’s life on the Isle of Wight, featuring Ventnor Botanic Garden. Click here to have a read.  

Cycad Flowers at VBG!

A Cycad (Cycas revoluta) has produced a male cone at Ventnor Botanic Garden. This is the second time this has happened out of doors in the UK, the first was at VBG in 2012. Cycads are primitive plants that dominated the Earth’s flora from a period some 280 million...