Ecological Botanical Gardens
Welcome to the New Dawn Center, located in the foothills of the majestic Talamancas, along a pristine mountain stream where wildlife abounds.
While touring these diverse botanical gardens, you will learn about tropical rainforest plants that are used for natural health care and explore production facilities and methods for artisan herbal remedies.
Ed Bernhardt is the author of the popular reference book, Medicinal Plants of Costa Rica.
Feel free to get your hands in the dirt with Ed and have fun with planting seeds, using organic cultivation methods, tending compost, and connecting with the surrounding nature.