RBGE publications are available to buy online, in our shops at all four Gardens and from Blackwell’s in Edinburgh.

The RBGE Publications team produce a wide range of titles including books on botany and botanical taxonomy, gardening and horticulture, art and history books and children's titles as well as books about RBGE, including guidebooks to the four Gardens. Our recent publications have included Discover the Botanic Cottage, a new title to celebrate this new feature of the Edinburgh Garden, Nepal, the companion to the Flora of Nepal series, the stunning Plants from the woods and forests of Chile and the updated edition of the standard text Rhododendrons of subgenus Vireya.

RBGE's premier scientific journal, the Edinburgh Journal of Botany, has its editorial headquarters in Edinburgh and is published by Cambridge University Press. RBGE's Horticultural Journal Sibbaldia is published by the Garden.

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For further information please contact us at:

Publications Department, RBGE

20A Inverleith Row,

Edinburgh EH3 5LR

Telephone: 0131 248 2850


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