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Scottish Garden of the Season: Glenarn

February 27th 2017

GLENARN The garden at Glenarn in Rhu comprises two gardens, one on top of the other. The original Victorian layout of the 1850s had formal lawns around the house, paddock and stables to the rear and paths laid out through natural glens for perambu lations. On to this was superimposed the plant hunters new introductions from the 1920s onwards, creating a woodland garden, […]

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Scottish Garden of the Season: Black Isle Garden Design

January 31st 2017

Old Allangrange/Black Isle Garden Design Since 1994 JJ Gladwin has been making a garden at Old Allangrange, near Munlochy.  Apart from some wonderful trees there was no garden at all. The 18th Century house sits in a 120-acres of now organic farmland which produces malting barley, for brewing organic beer at Black Isle Brewery. Rare-breed […]

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Scottish Garden of the Season: Kailzie Gardens

December 30th 2016

December is a month filled with the festivities of Christmas and the New Year.  However January is the month of anticipation for the garden.  Our first Snowdrop usually appears towards the end of the month, when we see glorious sweeps and drifts of the common Snowdrop Galanthus hivalis and G.elewes, in the woods and along […]

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Scottish Garden of the Season: Inverness Botanic Gardens

November 30th 2016

      Opened in 1993 by Prince Edward, Inverness Botanic Gardens, formerly known as the Floral Hall and Gardens, are an oasis of calm and beauty within walking distance of the bustling city centre. With each new season the gardens are an explosion of colour and texture with borders planted to demonstrate a wide […]

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