Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 23 July — Sun 23 Oct 2016
'I still believe in miracles' celebrates the 30th anniversary of the world-renowned exhibitions programme at Inverleith House.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 25 — Tues 26 July 2016
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.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 25 July 2016
We’ll look at their diversity, work out the basics of identification and find out some of the weird, wonderful and everyday uses for this fascinating group of plants. Held at North Berwick beach, we’ll comb the shore and explore some pools.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 26 July 2016
Paul Nesbitt, Curator of Inverleith House, describes the role of art in our appreciation and understanding of the natural world through the 30-year programme of exhibitions at Inverleith House.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 28 July 2016
Meet in the Plants & People Glasshouse and find out how we grow our Victoria amazonica with Pat, our Tropical grower. Come along to find out more about our stunning collection of plants from the people who care for them.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 1 — Fri 5 Aug 2016
Over five days of outdoor painting, award-winning artists David Forster will help students to explore colour, mark, tone and texture. Price includes lunch.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 3 Aug 2016
Come along to a guided tour of the Botanic Cottage, simultaneously the newest and oldest building in the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 5 Aug 2016
Free sessions with refreshments and activities inspired by the Garden for people affected by dementia.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 5 — Sun 7 Aug 2016
Beginning with observational drawing using trees found in the Gardens or sketching the diverse landscapes around us: Followed by working in the studio where you will be guided in designing a composition in order to create a painting using acrylics.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 6 Aug — Sun 6 Nov 2016
Nepal's spectacular plant diversity is matched by it's colourful cultural heritage and dramatic Himalayan scenery. For centuries Nepalese people have used plants for food, medicine, construction and fuel, and plants continue to sustain livelihoods.