Garden of Balata Photos

Jardin de Balata has a fine botanical collection with vistas from the hills above Fort de France. The gardens are a fine place to view hummingbirds. Nearby is Sacre Coeur in Balata modeled after Sacre Coeur in Pars.

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Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird chest view. Martinique.Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird hovering. Martinique.Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird approaching feeder. Martinique.Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird. Martinique.
Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird (Eulampis jugularis) chest view. Martinique.Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird (Eulampis jugularis) hovering. Martinique.Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird (Eulampis jugularis) approaching feeder. Martinique.Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird (Eulampis jugularis). Martinique.
Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird pair. Martinique.Perched Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird. Martinique.Hovering group of Purple-throated Carib Hummingbirds. Martinique.Calliandra in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.
Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird (Eulampis jugularis) pair. Martinique.Perched Purple-throated Carib Hummingbird (Eulampis jugularis). Martinique.Hovering group of Purple-throated Carib Hummingbirds (Eulampis jugularis). Martinique.Calliandra in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.
Tibouchina in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Red waxy flowers in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Water lilies in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Bamboo stems in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.
Tibouchina in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Red waxy flowers in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Water lilies in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Bamboo stems in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.
Queen of Malaysia plants in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Multiple roots of trees adapted to tropical wetlands in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Multiple roots of trees adapted to tropical wetlands in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Sacre Coeur in Balata modeled after Sacre Coeur in Pars. Martinique.
Queen of Malaysia plants in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Multiple roots of trees adapted to tropical wetlands in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Multiple roots of trees adapted to tropical wetlands in le Jardin de Balata. Martinique.Sacre Coeur in Balata modeled after Sacre Coeur in Pars. Martinique.
Sacre Coeur in Balata facade. Martinique.


Sacre Coeur in Balata facade. Martinique.



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