Patchwork Meadow

Patchwork Meadow

Tues 13 Aug — Thurs 26 Sept 2013

10.00 am — 5.45 pm
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (find us)
Gateway Gallery, upstairs at the John Hope Gateway
No booking required

Plantlife’s unique project celebrates Britain’s love affair with wildflowers in the form of a giant patchwork exhibition, with contributions from people across the country. The Patchwork Meadow is part of Wildflower Europe – a European celebration of wild plants.

Image: Celtic Alphabet embroidery by Seona Anderson

The Celtic or Ogham tree alphabet was in use from the 4th to the 10th century AD across Ireland and West Britain. Each of the runic letters was associated with a particular tree.

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