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?
Benmore Botanic Garden Thurs 12 Mar 2015
A talk by John Mitchell of RBGE on Management of the Alpine Collection with emphasis on additions from the wild.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 19 Mar 2015
Join the Friends of RBGE and the Garden History Society of Scotland for their joint Spring lecture
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 14 Apr 2015
Art historian Dr Andrew Watson will talk about industrialist, philanthropist and art collector James Duncan who did so much to develop the garden at Braemore.
Benmore Botanic Garden Thurs 16 Apr 2015
Regius Keeper Simon Milne MBE will speak to members after the AGM.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 25 — Sun 26 Apr 2015
Chelsea Gold Medal-winning designer Paul Hervey- Brookes will lead an intensive weekend workshop which explores the character of plants and how best to use them to create atmosphere in both planting schemes and when laying out the structure of a new garden.