Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 10 Nov 2015
Tropical dry forests are a magical landscape of seasonal contrasts and exceptional plant diversity. Hear about these important, unique but endangered habitats.
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 14 — Sun 15 Nov 2015
Using a mixture of microscopes, experiments and art join our journey of discovery. See what the pioneers of microscopy saw and find out how microscopes are helping scientists today.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 16 Nov 2015
Take a break from the bustle of the high street and explore the Botanics Shop with a complimentary glass of mulled wine and mince pies.
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.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 5 Dec 2015
Make your own selection of seasonal herbal gifts just in time for Christmas on this one-day workshop! Includes Chocolate Orange Balm, Winter Spice Oil and Mulled Wine Mix.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 5 — Sun 6 Dec 2015
Forests, trees and woodlands, and all aspects of wood as a material, offer fantastic opportunities for learning. Explore a number of hands-on activities suitable for all ages.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 12 Dec 2015
On this one-day workshop you will make your own beautiful wreath to decorate your front door and a lovely table decoration for the centre of your Christmas table. Using beautiful conifers, holly, cones and berries from the Garden, and using a base of moss you will create unique and stunning Christmas decorations.