Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 1 Mar — Tues 30 Sept 2014
The annual photography competition is back for 2014, so send us your best images for a chance to be published in The Scotsman, the Botanics Magazine and win a subscription to Amateur Photographer Magazine. All funds raised help support the Garden's work.
Dawyck Botanic Garden Wed 23 Apr 2014
The Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Dawyck will be preceded by a talk from the RBGE's new Regius Keeper, Simon Milne, who joins us from the Scottish Wildlife Trust.
Edinburgh Friends of RBGE AGM and Talk by Professor Peter Hollingsworth: 'Biodiversity Science at the Botanics'
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 24 Apr 2014
The AGM at 19.00 will be followed at 19.30 by a fascinating talk about biodiversity science at the Botanics. Professor Peter Hollingsworth, Director of Science at the RBGE will be giving the talk.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 1 May 2014
Royal Caledonian Horticultural Society and Friends of RBGE joint Lecture: Alistair Watt (Victoria, Australia), plant collector, amateur botanist and furniture maker gives this joint talk with the Royal Caledonian Horticulture Society.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 11 May 2014
Your annual chance to purchase from an enviable collection of plants at truly wonderful prices. Plus the Connoisseurs Collection & Home Baking Stall.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 13 May 2014
The Edinburgh Botanics contains much more than plants. It is home to a wide variety of life and these have been catalogued by Dr Robert Mill, much helped by the Bioblitz in June 2013. He will talk about his expanding list of identified species.
Sat 17 May 2014
A visit to two beautifully designed gardens. A mature selection of spring/early summer planting, wonderful trees and shrubs surrounding an interesting pond. There will also be a plant stall. Tea and coffee will be served.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 27 May 2014
Simon Crutchley, Horticultural Supervisor, will show us the highlights of the season on a guided walk through the Garden.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 28 May 2014
Morning visit to Rossie House, Forgandenny, followed by lunch at the Grouse and Claret, Kinross. Afternoon visit to Dowhill, Fife, with afternoon tea.
Fri 30 May — Sun 1 June 2014
RBGE Friends are organising the two plant creches at Gardening Scotland this year. In doing so we will be raising the profile of the RBGE and raising funds for the Small Project Fund. We are looking for volunteers to help out at the creches.