The garden is located in lands of the Public Property of Rodalquilar, in the locality of the same name, municipal term of Níjar, within the Natural Park of Cabo de Gata-Nijar; in the suroriental end from Almeria to 40 km of the capital or to 20 km of Níjar.
Objectives of the Garden in the Network
The objectives to fulfill by the Botanical garden the Albardinal within the Network of Botanical Gardens are:
– Representation of the flora of the Almeria sector.
– Conservation of the amenzada and endemic flora of the Almeria sector.
– environmental Education.
– public Use.
The garden receives its name of a very frequent plant in all the surroundings, albardín, exceptionally adapted to the dryness and the presence of certain concentrations of salts in the ground. Next to esparto Andalusian has been used tradicionalemte by the inhabitants of good part of the semi-arid Southeastern.