Costa Rica plants

Day and night nature walks, Uvita, Costa Rica

Whilst in Costa Rica, I took a short plant walk tour with botanist Sarah Wu and then skipped next door to Rancho de la Merced to do a night tour. What you see during the evening hours compared to the day, will astound you!

Day and night nature walks, Uvita, Costa Rica

Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza

At first glance, CATIE is more like a university campus, but they are, in fact, an international institute for agricultural development and biological conservation in Central America and the Caribbean with an incredible outdoor botanical garden. 

Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza

Costa Rica sojourn: Orosí Valley

Orosí Valley is a fairly short drive from San Jose and is a particularly rich hub for seeing plant life, particularly if you have your own car. 

Costa Rica sojourn: Orosí Valley