Terms & Conditions

Thank you for visiting RoyalBotanicGarden.org. Please review this page of Terms and Conditions for using our website.

This website is operated by the Royal Botanic Garden (RBG) of Jordan, a non-profit organization whose principal place of business is at 168 King Abdullah Bin Al-Hussein II Street, Royal Center,1st Floor, Khalda, Amman, Jordan.

The RBG is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our website and in the materials published on it or contained in it, including images and logos identifying the RBG.Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

The RBG logo, and related programme logos, must not be reproduced on other websites or printed materials without the explicit consent and agreement of the RBG.

Unless otherwise stated by us on our website or elsewhere, you may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our website for your personal reference.

Subject to these Terms, we grant you a non-transferrable, non-sublicensable, royalty free, non-exclusive licence to display on your non-commercial website content that we may deliver from time to time via RSS feed.

Unless we give you written permission (via this website or otherwise) to do so, you must not modify the feed content or paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors or licensors) as the authors of material on our website must always be acknowledged. If you use any feed content or other content from our Website on your website, you must include a credit to us in the form of an acknowledgement of source and a functional link back to our website where possible.

You must not use any part of the materials on our website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

If you print off, copy or download any part of our website in breach of these Terms, or use the feed content in breach of these Terms, your right to use our website and/or the feed content will cease immediately and you may be required, at our option, to return or destroy any copies of the materials or feed content you have made.

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.

Unless in relation to the feed content or otherwise expressly permitted on this website, or under a separate licence agreement, our website must not be framed on any other website. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

Where our website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

You may not use any feed content or display any content from our website on any website which incites hatred; promotes, encourages or facilitates violence, terrorism, illegal activity or antisocial behaviour; discriminates against any social group; or contains any material which is obscene, pornographic, misleading, inaccurate, sexually explicit, objectionable, defamatory, racist, sexist, illegal, in breach of any copyright or other intellectual property right of a third party, contains swear words or language likely to offend, or is damaging to our website or is damaging to any third party software, data, website or system.

Commentary and other materials posted on our website are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We do not therefore accept any liability or responsibility from any reliance you place on such materials.

Where we provide information on materials which may have medicinal or homeopathic qualities, the information provided is not to be treated as medical advice or any recommendation to try or use any of the remedies described. This information is intended to be used as a historical record only. It is not a substitute in any way for the advice of a qualified medical practitioner.

We aim to update our website regularly, and may change the content at any time. Any of the material on our website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

The material displayed on our website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, the RBG and all those associated with us expressly exclude: All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by the law.

Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by you or any user in connection with our website, materials or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our website, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it including, without limitation, any liability for loss of income or revenue; loss of business; loss of profits or contracts; loss of anticipated savings; loss of data; loss of goodwill; wasted management or office time and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.

Nothing in these Terms shall affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under the applicable law or which alternatively may affect your rights as a consumer (as applicable).

The content of our website may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information contained on our website and these changes will be incorporated in new editions or versions of our website.

We do not represent or warrant that our website or materials are free of all viruses or other harmful components. You should therefore exercise caution in your use of the website and when downloading any materials and use up-to-date, industry-recognised software to detect and destroy any viruses or similar destructive devices. You agree that you access our website at your own risk and that you will be solely responsible for your use and any damage to any computer system, loss of data or other harm that may result.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our website or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

The RBG has a specific return/refund/exchange policy for goods purchased on our website. If you wish to cancel a transaction, you must notify us within 48 hours of your purchase using the Contact Us form, and include the transaction reference number. Your money will then be refunded within 5 working days.

As a fundraising measure, the Royal Botanic Garden is a participant in the Amazon Europe Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk. Any purchase you make at Amazon after clicking an Amazon link on this website will generate a small commission for the RBG.

We may revise these Terms at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes.