Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 4 Dec 2014
Ali Gower, owner of The Chocolate Tree (one of the very few chocolatiers in the UK who make their own chocolate) will explain the challenges of making chocolate from bean to bar. A range of produce will be offered for tasting.
Benmore Botanic Garden Sat 6 Dec 2014
With a glass of mulled wine to set the mood, join us for an evening of music and laughter. A light supper is also included.
Benmore Botanic Garden Thurs 11 Dec 2014
Join us at the Benmore Botanics Shop for an exclusive shopping treat
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 12 Dec 2014
Join us for a screening of Buster Keaton's 1928 comedy "Steamboat Bill Jr" with a newly composed/improvised score performed live by Jane Gardner (piano), Roddy Long (violin), and Hazel Morrison (percussion). The film will be followed by refreshments.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 15 Jan 2015
A chance to see and hear firsthand details of the Friends of RGE'as recent botanical tour or China's Yunnan province under the skilled leadership of RBGE's Alpine plants expert John Mitchell.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 20 Jan 2015
Come and hear about the exciting programme planned for the coming year with the opportunity to talk to the organisers from the Edinburgh Committee.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 10 Feb 2015
Curator Richard Baines will talk about RBGE's most southerly garden. The new, 'green' conservatory is open and houses a collection of South African plants.
Benmore Botanic Garden Thurs 19 Feb 2015
Friends of the Garden and their guests are invited on a walk through the Gardens led by a member of staff. The walk will be followed by lunch in the gallery and a slide-show from the Friends of RBGE trip to China.
Evening Talk: From plot to plate. How to plan and work a vegetable plot, presented by RBGE's Students of Horticulture
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 19 Feb 2015
Each year, Students of Horticulture are given a small plot to plan and work a vegetable plot as part of their exam and offer tips and inspiration
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 10 Mar 2015
The Really Wild Veg project explores how domesticated crops differ from their wild ancestors. Which is better for our health?