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Let's Explore Activity Sheet

Let's Explore Activity Sheet

Just for kids, what can you spot in the Garden today? Pick up a Let's Explore Activity Sheet from admissions and explore Benmore Botanic Garden.

The Flow Country

The Flow Country

An exhibition focussing on one of Europe’s last wild places, in the far north of Scotland.

Garden Social for Dementia

Free sessions with refreshments and activities. Inspired by the Garden for people affected by dementia. Numbers limited.

Pond Dipping

Pond Dipping with the RSPB

What makes a great garden a Botanic Garden?

What makes a great garden a Botanic Garden? The data behind the plants.

Marvellous Moss

Marvellous Moss

Get hands-on with peat mosses and measure their incredible water-holding capacity. These colourful, alien-looking plants are able to create vast peat bogs and store huge quantities of carbon because of their ability to hold water and inhibit decay.

Seaweed for Health 2017

Ocean vegetables are a growing source of nutrition. This event celebrates the development of nutritious food seaweed in the British Isles and Nordic region, its potential for health, its culinary uses, its botanical history and latest research.

Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival

Our annual Harvest Festival is a celebration of the vegetable growing year. Join us for fun activities, gardening advice, information about harvesting, cooking and storing crops, tasters and more. Be inspired to get growing with our community garden produce show and discover the delights of growing your own vegetables with the Edible Gardening Project team. Supported by players of People’s Postcode Lottery

Autumn Bring and Buy Plant Sale

Join us for our annual plant sale.

End of Season Shopping Event

Shopping Event

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