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Dawyck Garden Takes Poetic Licence

Words are at the core of what's happening at Dawyck Botanic Garden this autumn as visitors are invited to engage with the environment through the language of poetry and song. As Gerry Loose continues to greet visitors during his month as Poet in Residence, the Garden also pays homage to the lyrics of the
song-writing legend Bob Dylan, through the soul-searching outdoor exhibition Hard Rain: Whole Earth?

Plant Hunter Douglas Returns To Cast An Eye Over Dawyck

Visitors to Dawyck Botanic Garden, near Peebles, over the last week have been witnessing the transformation of an ailing beech tree into a lasting tribute to one of the most remarkable plant hunters of the 19th century

Garden experts pool talents to protect plants

Two of Scotland’s leading gardening organisations - the National Trust for Scotland and the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh (RBGE) will work collaboratively to protect Scotland’s plants – both wild and cultivated. The two bodies will share plants to safeguard specimens that might be at risk, work together to conserve endangered wild plants both through replanting projects and by working together on pests and disease management.

Modern Apprenticeships Blossom at the Botanics

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is a charity (registration number SC007983)