Guide to Fruits, Flowers and Trees Grown in the Azores

flowers of bougainvillea , pink flower in the garden sao bras ribeira grandeWelcome to Paradise! Located a short two-hour flight from mainland Europe these nine islands are one of the most beautiful island destinations. Their old-world charm and natural beauty add to the unique character that each one of these islands has. The Azores are famous for their hydrangea lined roads, an abundance of flowers in the countryside and private gardens, and the hundreds of unique plants that grow just in the blue hydrangeas in the azores at garden in ribeira grande portugal They say anything and everything grows in the Azores, and this is the case because of the mineral-rich volcanic soil that allows that plants to flourish here. The Azores are divided into three regions for political and commercial reasons, and these three regions all have various weather patterns due to their isolated location in the ocean. The abundance of rain in the winter and spring months and the delicate balance of sunshine during the summer months make these islands a mecca for nature lovers. Some private botanical gardens have recently opened up to the public on most of the islands from Sao Miguel to Graciosa.Nordeste Sao Miguel Flora Garden Azores beautiful flowers and trees The famous Jose do Canto garden located in Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel is a beautiful 19th-century manor home and gardens with hundreds of unique trees and flowers to explore. A collection of over 600 camelias exists here.Amazing spring flowers in the sunny day in the Azores on Faial Island The public park known as Antonio Borges, named after the landowner and founder who donated his beautiful garden to the city, is a busy garden. Many people are coming to admire the hundred-year-old trees and human-made caves exist on the property. The lovely lily pond is a great place to relax with a book or have a picnic in the park. Fern Trees and River in the Azores at Terra Nostra gardenThe most famous and one of the most beautiful in all of the Azores is the Terra Nostra garden with the volcanic mineral pool that is one of the most iconic and famous destinations on the island. Here you can explore the elaborate and well-manicured garden through the various paths that connect the pool, hotel, and gardens altogether. Here everything looks and smells like paradise. The gardeners work daily to make sure everything is perfect, from the elaborately cut shrubs to the hundreds of unique flowers and trees. azores flowers and trees in the gardens of furnas on sao miguel islandThe following species are plants and flowers endemic to the Azores islands, which means this is the only place on the earth where it grows, which is different than Native plants that grow naturally here but as well as in other locations in the world. So it is interesting to see these rare endemic plants that thrive on this north Atlantic island climate.

  • Azorean Holly
  • Azorean Blueberry
  • Azorean Cherry
  • Hawkbit
  • Azorean Heather
  • Azorean Laurustinus
  • Azorean Dwarf Mistletoe
  • Picconia Azorica
  • Blackthorn
  • Azorean Juniperus
  • Azorean Ivy
  • Azorean Laurel
  • Azores Bellflowerazores bellflower endemic plants to atlantic islands


There is nothing more beautiful than seeing colorful blue and purple hydrangeas in your garden; something we have an abundance of here on the Azores islands. Now available in limited quantity are 100% Azores Hydrangea seeds from the green island of Sao Miguel. 25 Stratified Hydrangea Seeds from the Azores - Beautiful Strong Healthy Plants - Lovely Fragrance - Great for Gardens, Borders or Potted! Enjoy the magic of the Azores in your garden today! SHIPPED WORLDWIDE AFTER PAYMENT ONLINE!


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