Who we are


Ricardo Farfán Aybar


General Manager

A real lover of Plants and Natural Environments, he professes a true devotion to the Botanical Garden of Cacti and Succulent Plants. Settled among us for 20 years now, he came from a country, Chile, which is so rich in this type of plants, and that's where he learned to love and respect them.

María del Mar Trigo


Scientific Advisor


Professor of the Plant Biology Department of Malaga University, María del Mar is a true devotee of cacti and succulent plants. She professes a true devotion to her work and her knowledge makes her an important asset for the care and preservation of the Garden.

Antonio J. Plaza





Antonio is licensed in Enviromental Science and he has been at the garden since its opening. The love he professes for his work and fantastic service can be seen in each plant. He is a hard worker and has a vast knowledge of the cacti and succulent plant world within his daily work, he is responsible for making the Garden look as wonderful as it does.