Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 10 Oct 2015
Autumn in the garden is much more than raking leaves, with some wonderful late-flowering plants and plenty of critical jobs to be getting on with, to set up for the winter and the following year.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 10 — Sun 11 Oct 2015
During these two days we will take a journey to explore the secret beauty of plants of Chile. This will be an exceptional opportunity to examine the fine details of leaves, flowers, fruits and seeds in their autumnal glory.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 25 Oct 2015
Learn to identify some of the common species of mosses and liverworts through an introduction to identification using keys. The day includes a lab-based session and walk to practise some of the techniques learned.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 31 Oct 2015
This workshop will teach the basic techniques of working with willow withies, leading to weaving a conical plant climber or creating a sculpture from nature.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 1 Nov 2015
Come along and learn the basics of how, why and when to prune your trees and shrubs.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 8 Nov 2015
This one day exploration of Sound Therapy will look at the theories, plus practical time with different instruments such as singing bowls and gongs.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 11 Nov — Wed 9 Dec 2015
Master dry brush technique by painting all things spikey - from rose prickles to cacti with a thousand spines. Lizzie Sanders will show you how to make precise and sharp images using tiny brushes and almost no water.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 14 Nov 2015 — Sat 3 Sept 2016
This two-day course will explain and tackle the bewildering choice of rootstocks and varieties, as well as general maintenance or summer pruning to help you establish trained fruit for your garden with confidence.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 21 — Sun 22 Nov 2015
An exploration of the beauty and diversity of the Chilean conifer species growing at RBGE. This two day course uses dip pen, ink and a sketch book to explore the architectural form and botanical detail of a diverse range of conifers.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 28 — Sun 29 Nov 2015
A beginners hands-on course concentrating on basic tapestry weaving skills that lays a foundation for future study.