Benmore Botanic Garden Tues 4 Mar — Tues 28 Oct 2014
Why not discover the history, landscape, plant collections and seasonal highlights of Benmore in the company of a Benmore Guide? Guided Walking Tours take place on Tuesdays & Sundays at 2pm from the Visitor Reception.
Benmore Botanic Garden Wed 5 Mar — Thurs 30 Oct 2014
Why not discover the history, landscape, plant collections and seasonal highlights of Benmore in the company of a Benmore Guide?
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 16 Sept 2014
Hear from the curator of Dawyck about recent developments at this wonderful arboretum, including its new hydro scheme.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 20 Sept 2014
Celebrate the Harvest Festival and the last weekend of the ‘no strangers’ exhibition with Fiona Inches & Ian Edwards (RBGE) on a tour through the glasshouses.
Dawyck Botanic Garden Sun 21 Sept 2014
Find out more about fungi with Neville Kilkenny and explore the world's first Cryptogamic Sanctuary at Dawyck.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 25 Sept 2014
Fi Martynoga, editor of the book 'Scotland's Wild Harvest' will tell us which wild products we can find in the Scottish countryside and where and when to forage.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 27 Sept 2014
Join a tour of the Herbarium and Library Building. Opened in 1964, it houses one of Europe's largest botanical libraries and a collection of around 3 million preserved specimens that underpin the Garden's scientific research.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 4 Oct 2014
Stephen Jackson, Senior Curator of Furniture and Woodwork at National Museums Scotland, will discuss the use of native timber in Scottish furniture making from the 16th century to the present day. He will look at how individual species were used for distinct purposes and when and why different timbers were fashionable.
Dawyck Botanic Garden Sun 5 Oct 2014
Garden open under Scotland's Gardens.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 11 Oct 2014
Christopher Smout, academic, historian, author and Historiographer Royal in Scotland will discuss the history of Scottish woodlands, forest management and timber.