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.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 11 Mar 2014
CMEP is part of RBGE and works on projects across the Middle East. In addition to the core of floristics and systematics, the focus is on conservation, capacity development and consultancy. Come and listen to Dr Sophie Neale and Dr Alan Forrest.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 13 Mar 2014
Mark Paterson, Curator of the Cruikshank Botanic Garden, Aberdeen, will speak about the unique role of botanic gardens, both in the past and today. Garden History Society and Friends of RBGE Joint Lecture.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 15 — Sun 16 Mar 2014
Experiment with splitting white light into a spectrum using glass prisms. Learn how to bend light using lenses and construct a fantastic portable camera obscura to take away with you.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 8 Apr 2014
The Edible Gardening Project volunteer team have helped thousands of visitors and local community groups to learn the horticultural skills they need to grow their own food. hear about the practicalities, success and future plans for this project.
Logan Botanic Garden Tues 15 Apr 2014
The Members' AGM will be followed by a talk by Martin Gardner on the International Conifer Conservation project.
Benmore Botanic Garden Thurs 17 Apr 2014
Members' AGM followed by a talk by Olwen Hemmings on the Scottish Beaver Trial.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 22 Apr 2014
Hear the dawn chorus at the Botanics. Join an expert from the RSPB and an expert garden guide for a walk in the early morning when the birds have this beautiful place to themselves. Bring your binoculars. Join us afterwards for breakfast in the canteen.
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.