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Botanical artistry skills and techniques - Bright Country Garden

Learn to use a loose style watercolour technique to depict and enhance the sensual forms of these classic garden flowers during this intense 5-week course.

Meet the Glasshouse Staff

Come along to find out more about our stunning collection of plants from the people who care for them. Each month meet a different member of our indoor horticulture team, each with different specialist knowledge.

Reading Together

Reading Together

Join our weekly shared reading session every Thursday. Poems, short stories and novels read aloud, with a chance to share your thoughts.

Making a vision a reality: Meet the architects

Making a vision a reality: Meet the architects

How do you dismantle a cottage, rebuild it, and make it fit for the 21st century? Join architects from Simpson and Brown as they discuss making the Botanic Cottage a reality.

Natural Dyeing

This practical workshop gives you the opportunity to “dabble in dyes” and build up a selection of samples of both yarns and fibres.

Wild About Scotland

Help us celebrate Scotland's Nature Festival and do some hands-on exploration of the wonderful world of plants and fungi. Join Botanics staff exploring and conserving nature in Scotland, including our very own Celtic rainforest.

The Cottage Garden Gala

The Cottage Garden Gala

Celebrate the Botanic Cottage at our Georgian jamboree! It's time to party like it's 1766 as we celebrate the relocation of the original Botanic Cottage from it's Leith Walk site.

Meet the Edible Gardening Team

Take a look 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.

Digital Plant Photography I

Learn how to get the most out of your digital camera and discover the advantages of taking plant photographs digitally. This introductory course will teach you how to use your camera for the best results. It also includes ways of presenting your images.

Art Explorers: Magical Mobiles

Art Explorers: Magical Mobiles

Be inspired to make your own work of art as we explore the beauty of the Garden using a wide range of colourful and tactile materials. Get recycling and make all sorts of colourful creatures and plants for a garden mobile.

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