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Kinlochlaich Gardens: Glorious Gardens of Argyll

Hugh Edwards Photography Exhibition

March 31st, 2017 - September 30th, 2017

Rhododendron Festival: We are part of the Gloriour Gardens of Argyll and Bute. Our gardens have many Rhododendons and Azaleas throughout them, with one of the best being the 60 year old Rhod falconeri, with its beautiful pale yellow blooms and stunning red- brown bark. We have a good selection of Rhododendrons for sale- including many Species ones.
Hugh Edwards, a local photographer based in Glencoe, who also works for us, captures stunning landscape and wildlife photographs. A4 and A3 mounted prints on display and for sale.

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Glenarn: Glorious Gardens of Argyll and Bute

Glenarn Garden opening for Festival of Rhododendrons

April 1st, 2017 - May 31st, 2017

Glenarn, part of the Glorious Gardens of Argyll and Bute, is open for visitors every day, dawn to dusk. The magnolias are currently in full flower and over 40 different rhododendrons are looking wonderful, with more coming into flower each day.

There will be a special guided walk led by owners Mike and Sue Thornley on Saturday 29 April at 2.30 pm to look in particular at plants introduced into the garden by the Gibson Family from 1927 to 1975. This is peak flowering time for a visit

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Glenarn: Glorious Gardens of Argyll and Bute

Glenarn Garden opening for Festival of Rhododendrons

April 1st, 2017 - May 31st, 2017

Glenarn, part of the Glorious Gardens of Argyll and Bute, is open for visitors every day, dawn to dusk. The magnolias are currently in full flower and over 40 different rhododendrons are looking wonderful, with more coming into flower each day.

There will be a special guided walk led by owners Mike and Sue Thornley on Saturday 29 April at 2.30 pm to look in particular at plants introduced into the garden by the Gibson Family from 1927 to 1975. This is peak flowering time for a visit

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Ardkinglas Estate, Glorious Gardens of Argyll

Rhododendron Festival 2017 – Ardkinglas Estate

April 1st, 2017 - May 31st, 2017

The Variety of Species, colour and smell of the rhododendrons at Ardkinglas at this time of year attracts the specialist and the wanderer. Rhododendrons have been grown here for a number of years and include some unusual and historic plants especially a collection of red rhododendron hybrids raised by Lord Glenkinglas. Also on the Bodnant Bank are plants which originated from Bodnant Garden in North Wales. Along with the rhododendrons take time to view the champion trees and give the “mightiest conifer in Britain” a hug. See also the Ladies Garden, Ardkinglas.

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Mount Stuart

Rhododendron Festival Mount Stuart Gardens

April 1st, 2017 - May 31st, 2017

Rhododendron Festival 2017, Mount Stuart Gardens part of the Glorious Gardens of Argyll & Bute.
Come and enjoy our record breaking rhododendron collection.

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Attadale Gardens

Scottish Rhododendron Festival

April 1st, 2017 - May 31st, 2017

Glorious collection of long-established rhododendrons, many over 100 years old as well as newly introduced dwarf rhododendrons scattered throughout the garden

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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Edinburgh Rhododendron Walks

April 1st, 2017 - May 31st, 2017

Follow the trail to enjoy a rewarding walk through the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh's fantastic collection of rhododendrons.
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh's living collection includes some 260 rhododendron species and 3,500 plants are cultivated mainly in the Copse, Woodland Garden and Rock Garden areas.

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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Scottish Rhododendron Festival at Edinburgh

April 1st, 2017 - May 31st, 2017

Enjoy the stunning Living Collection at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh which includes some 260 rhododendron species and 3,500 plants are on display in the Copse, Woodland Garden and Rock Garden areas.

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh has a long history in the cultivation and research of the rhododendrons and today is involved in the conservation of their natural habitats. The Garden offers a superb display of rhododendrons throughout the season.

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Benmore Botanic Garden

Rhododendron Festival at Benmore

April 1st, 2017 - May 31st, 2017

In its mountainside setting, Benmore offers spectacular displays of rhododendrons - 3,000 plants from 300 species arranged in botanical and geographical groupings. Rhododendrons are part of Benmore’s history. In the early 20th century, plant collectors such as George Forrest, Ernest Wilson and Joseph Rock brought back hundreds of new plants to Britain, including many new species of rhododendron. In the 1920s and 1930s, hundreds of rhododendrons were grown in the Edinburgh Nursery and then transferred to the wild wet mountainside in Argyll. Head to Benmore to see the spectacular garden.

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Logan Botanic Garden

Scottish Rhododendron Festival at Logan

April 1st, 2017 - May 31st, 2017

Enjoy Logan's amazing rhododendron collection which features exotic and tender varieties which thrive in this Garden with its mild climate. "Logan has a rich collection of rhododendrons and in recent years many new species have been added to the collection from China and Northern Vietnam. Logan’s main focus is on subsection Maddenia, a large section mainly with very showy white flowers that are strongly fragrant. A visit to the Walled Garden during the festival will stimulate your senses with the delightful perfume produced from their showy and exotic looking flowers.

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