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.
Tues 3 — Tues 17 June 2014
A wonderful opportunity to visit a truly amazing botanical land with the reassurance of travelling with like-minded Friends and the knowledge that for each booking a contribution will go to help the work undertaken by RBGE.
Sat 7 June 2014
1 and 1/2 acres of enclosed walled garden in a rural setting. A Fascinating walk through 'rooms' full of surprises. Rhododendrons, ponds, trees and woodlands. There will also be a plant stall. Tea and coffee will be served.
Dawyck Botanic Garden Tues 10 June 2014
Bring your cameras, lenses and tripods to take part in this photographic workshop with Sandy Walsh at Dawyck Botanic Garden.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 10 June 2014
Discover the story of a unique building in the history of the Botanics: a 250 year old cottage which has been moved stone-by-stone from Leith Walk, and is being re-built in the Edinburgh Garden in 2014.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 17 June 2014
We will visit one of Scotland's most exciting contemporary garden projects at Broadwoodside, Gifford; the gardens at Gifford Bank which surround the Georgian house; and the formal gardens at Bowerhouse, Dunbar.
Dawyck Botanic Garden Sat 21 June 2014
A yoga session of about an hour, taking part outside in the gardens, weather permitting. If the weather is unsuitable, the yoga will take place in the Visitors' Centre. Yoga is followed by breakfast provided by the resident cafe.