Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 3 Dec 2016 — Sun 28 May 2017
An exhibition of fine furniture constructed from RBGE timber windblown during Cyclone Andrea in 2012. Highlighting the beauty of Scottish-grown timber and craftsmanship amongst our Scottish furniture makers.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 29 — Sun 30 Apr 2017
Come and join in with the Edible Gardening Project as we get started in the vegetable patch for another year. Be inspired by nature and learn all about gardening in an environmentally friendly way. With information for budding gardeners, fun family friend
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 1 — Tues 2 May 2017
Pop in anytime and look out for the team at work in the garden. Take a walk around our productive garden with the Edible Gardening Project volunteers, find out what jobs need doing in your own garden now and have your vegetable growing questions answered.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 2 May 2017
Hear the dawn chorus at the Botanics with a bird expert and a garden guide. Wear warm clothing and bring your binoculars. Breakfast afterwards in the canteen.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 9 May 2017
Sally Eaton, RBGE's Scottish Plants Conservation Officer will tell us about new techniques being used to overcome the challenges facing our rarest species.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 13 — Sun 14 May 2017
A 2-day international seminar on the flora of the Ottoman lands and the travellers that described it.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 23 May 2017
Elspeth MacKintosh will give us a guided tour of the rebuilt traditional Alpine House and tell us about the spring plants on display.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 31 May 2017
Enjoy a day visit to some beautiful gardens in Fife with the Friends of RBGE. Due to demand, the 31 May trip is now sold out; however an additional date has been arranged for this tour on Wed 7 June.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 13 June 2017
Martyn Dickson will look back at 16 years of working for RBGE in China, including helping create Jade Dragon Field Station and Lijiang Alpine Botanical Garden.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 29 June 2017
Claudia Ferguson-Smyth will give a talk on the beautiful flora of Orkney and the fascinating story behind the Henry Halcro Johnston collection, the only specimens of Orkney flora at RBGE.