Flora in Guadeloupe Archipelago

Guadeloupe archipelago is famous for its multiple paradisiac beaches but another interesting aspect of its stunning scenery is definitely the flora. Guadeloupe archipelago climate enables an excellent flowering of various tropical flowers and plants. With bright colours, surprising shapes and unusual names, the flowers in Guadeloupe are definitely unique.

In the archipelago, there are numerous must-visit botanical gardens where you will discover the flowers diversity such as: Valombreuse Park located in Petit-Bourg Township, the zoological and botanical garden of “Les Mamelles” or the botanical garden in Deshaies.

Here are some flowers you will be able to discover either in botanical gardens or anywhere else, making the landscape very coloured:

alpinia-seychelles
Alpinia
anthurium-1
Anthurium
balisier rouge
“Balisier” red
balisier jaune
“Balisier” yellow
Bec de perroquet
Bec de Perroquet (Parrot’s beak)
blue-ginger
Blue Ginger
bougainvillier
Bougainvillier
Canna
Canna
Epine du Christ
Flamboyant
Flamboyant
ixora
Ixora
oiseau du paradis
Oiseau du paradis
Orchidee jaune
“Orchidée” yellow
Queue de chat
“Queue de chat” (Cat tail)
reine de malaisie
Reine de Malaisie
Rose de porcelaine
Rose de porcelaine
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