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.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 27 May — Wed 24 June 2015
Over five weeks we will use miniature paintbrushes and watercolour to create an exquisitely detailed illustration of a bee and flowers from RBGE, whilst learning about the essential role these insects play in all our gardens.